The conditions were perfect for another great day of football and fun in the MPFL. The Kansas City Chiefs, led by captain Ethan Nienhuis, defeated the Los Angeles Chargers and captain Matthew Lee, 35-28. It was another high-scoring affair and overall a good, clean game by both teams with hardly any flags thrown. Both captains had huge games. KC’s Ethan Nienhuis finished with two huge TD catches. Matthew Lee tried to will his team to victory with two TD catches and a crucial first down run. Although his team lost the game, they won the TD celebration battle. Matt choreographed and executed the bowling routine perfectly after his second score. The fans were going crazy! Kansas City’s Jack Krzywicki had a huge game with a touchdown and two picks; including one sliding,TD-saving grab that changed the game. Here are some more stats from other players in the game:
Finn Canally-2 TD passes, 1 TD run.
Tristan Loder-1 TD catch.
Max Endriss-1 TD catch, 1 TD-saving deflection
Jackson Stanley-2 first down catches, 1 TD-saving tackle.
Liam Ambrose-1 first down pass, 1 big block.
Bobby Mullen-1 first down run
Both teams displayed great effort and sportsmanship.
Game Ball: Jack Krzywicki/Matthew Lee
-Matt Paul Coach/Staff Writer Andrew Kind