Football: Varsity defeats Hotchkiss

Event Details

Deerfield pulled out a 13-7 win in their first road game of the season against Hotchkiss.  CB Donnie Gray returned the opening kickoff 101 yards for a touchdown to get the scoring started.  On the first play on defense, LB Reece Lagerquist forced a fumble and SS Luke Terry recovered it.  QB Cortland Dicks found WR Quinton Quirrenbach for a 6 yard TD on the next drive for Deerfield to go up 13-0 in the first quarter.  Deerfield was unable to find the endzone the rest of the game.  Defensively, Deerfield let up a 45 yard TD pass on 3rd and 15 midway through the second quarter.  That was the only score Hotchkiss had in the game.  Hotchkiss attempted a 40 yd FG before the end of the first half which missed wide right.  OLB Bayard DeMallie made an interception on the Deerfield 30 yard line with 1 minute left in the game to seal the victory.