Marble Falls juniors win annual powder puff game


MARBLE FALLS — After playing to a 7-7 tie, the class of 2014 scored 20 unanswered points in the second half for a 27-7 victory against the class of 2013 in the annual powder puff game.

For the second consecutive year, the juniors defeated the seniors.

Junior quarterback Sarah Stripling threw three touchdown passes with two going to Tyler Oppenheim and one to Blanca Fonseca, who caught all three extra points.

Junior defensive back Hannah Dockery ran an interception back for a touchdown.

Fonseca said this win means a lot.

“We did our best, we played our hardest. We all gave it all our best,” Fonseca said.

The seniors scored their only touchdown on the opening drive when quarterback Hailey Wooten hit receiver Hayley Fishbeck in the end zone.

[tabs style=”default”] [tab title=”PHOTO 1″]Marble Falls junior Tiffany Winters tries to sprint away from senior defenders. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro[/tab] [tab title=”PHOTO 2″]Marble Falls junior Hannah Dockery defends a pass that went incomplete while guarding senior Katy Bartels. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro[/tab] [tab title=”PHOTO 3″]Marble Falls powder puff organizer and Manlettes leader Chuck Woods concentrates on routine during the halftime show. [/tab] [tab title=”PHOTO 4″]Marble Falls senior coach Travis Sparks sits on the sideline as the final seconds tick off. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro[/tab] [/tabs]