Glendale Apollo 35, Ironwood Ridge 28

2013-09-07T00:00:00Z Glendale Apollo 35, Ironwood Ridge 28 Arizona Daily Star
September 07, 2013 12:00 am

At Apollo, in a rematch from last year’s Division II state quarterfinals, the Apollo Hawks (1-1) were able to avenge their loss to the defending Division II champion Ironwood Ridge Nighthawks (2-1) with a back-and-forth 35-28 victory filled with plenty of momentum swings.

Highlight reel: Midway through the third quarter, I-Ridge quarterback Dylan Key hit Michael Volk for a big 45-yard touchdown strike.

Player of the game: Key finished with 130 yards passing and two touchdowns, while also tacking on a rushing touchdown.

By the numbers: 3: Turnovers by the I-Ridge offense, including a late interception that sealed the game for Apollo.

He said it: “Turnovers are part of the game. That’s just football. They made plays and we’ve got to make more.” — I-Ridge coach Matt Johnson

— Brett Murdock

Copyright 2014 Arizona Daily Star. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.



Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Featured businesses

View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...

Video