Thanks for reading and good night!
Post game entertainment provided by the Butler High Marching Band.
Final score: North Hills 34, Butler 0.
The crowd is shrinking as NH takes a 34-0 lead.
Indians with a 40 yd TD pass to a wide open receiver. Entire Butler team huddles up. NH leads by 27 as the third qtr comes to a close.
TD Indians after converting two 4th and longs on the drive. 20-0 with 1:19 left in the 3rd qtr.
The Tornado punt, NH is stopped on third down, ten people clap. NH converts the 4th and long, still driving.
Butler forces NH to punt on their opening drive, eight people applaud the stop on third down.
Butler won half time this time.
That’s the half with NH up 13-0.
Butler forces NH to punt, 7:22 remaining in the half.
Tornado stopped on 4th and an inch.
Butler drives to the 9yd line, end of the 1st qtr. Tornado are benefitting from an increased passing emphasis.
Butler timeout, big third down for NH results in a 40 yard TD run, but the extra point is missed. 13-0 at 4:03.
Big Butler kick return to the 45, but it’s a 3 and out.
It takes 4 downs, but the Indians take the 7-0 lead on the opening drive. Some signs of life in the crowd. 7:31 left in the 1st qtr.
Good kickoff for Butler. Indians gaining yards quickly on the drive though.
Through the tunnel! Captains meet, the toss is won by North Hills who elects to receive.
Tornado Homecoming Court, this year’s prince and princess are Spencer Murray and Amy Faulaker.
It’s alumni band night in addition to homecoming tonight. Over 70 are on hand.
I just realized I wore a red hoodie, bad choice.
Butler Band enters the stadium, the North Hills band counters with Hey, Jude. Na, na na na na.
Warmups are in full swing.
Approaching the stadium, great weather tonight.
I’ll be posting pictures and updates live from the game tonight, at least as long as my battery lasts.