Wyoming Football Advances To Final Four

11/18/2018

It's official now. We will have a crossover of fall sports with winter sports in the CHL!  Girls' basketball will start on Friday but Wyoming football plays on in the Saturday state semifinal game. 

Wyoming was taking on London for the second year in a row.  Last year, the Cowboys won 10-7 on their home field in the first round of the playoffs.  This year, they were meeting the Red Raiders in the Division IV Regional Final at Centerville High School.  The game was scoreless after the 1st quarter.  In the 2nd quarter, London made two costly mistakes. Eli Cupp recovered a Red Raider fumble on the London 38 yard line.  A couple of plays later, quarterback Evan Prater ran it in 26 yards for the score.  AJ Washienko PAT made it 7-0 Wyoming.  Later in the quarter, Joey Edmonds intercepted a London pass.  After a couple of big 3rd down plays, Prater pass to Edmonds for a 22 yard touchdown.  Washienko PAT made it 14-0 Wyoming where it stayed the rest of the half.  In the 3rd quarter, Wyoming went for it on 4th and 1 and made it.  Shortly after, Prater pass Edmonds for 22 yards and a score.  Washienko PAT made it 21-0 Wyoming.  In the 4th quarter, Prater got his second TD of the game on a 70 yard run. Washienko made it 28-0 Cowboys.  Wyoming's defense was great all night holding the London running game to 129 yards rushing.  They complete the shut out to win 28-0.  Prater had 175 yards rushing & 118 yards passing. Wyoming (13-0) has made it to the state final semifinals for the first time since 2009 and their 5th time ever.  Their opponent in the D4 semifinal will be St. Marys Memorial (12-1)  The Cowboys finished with the #1 ranking in Division IV in the state.  St. Mary finished 5th.  The game will be Saturday at 7:00 at Piqua High School.