The Berry College Vikings stunned the Maryville College Scots on Saturday night with a 34-33 victory at Valhalla stadium.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- Berry trailed 26-14 at the half before only allowing one second half touchdown to seal the game.
- Turnovers were key, as the Vikings recovered three fumbles and intercepted four passes during the game.
- LB Preston Stewart intercepted Nick Myers with less than a minute remaining to spoil the Scots drive and keep points off the board.
- In front of a crowd of 3,244 fans, the Vikings racked up 78 tackles and nine tackles for loss.
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- QB Tate Adcock – 15-21, 186 yards, 3 TDs, 1 INT
- WR Trey Ciresi – 9 rec, 82 yards, 2 TDs
- P Mitchell Blanchard – 42.7 avg yds/punt, 5 In20
- DB Jordan Arnett – 8 tackles, 1 ff, 1 INT
- DL Mamadou Soumahoro – 5 tackles, 1 sack, 3.5 tfl, 1 ff, 1 fr
MARYVILLE STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- QB Nick Myers – 31-45, 472 yards, 3 TDs, 4INT
- WR Mac Seagle – 3 rec, 122 yards
- WR Gia Montgomery – 9 rec, 68 yards, 1 TD
- LB Cedric Brown – 9 tackles
- DB Jacob Wright – 4 tackles, 1 int, 1 TD
- This is the first time the Vikings have beat the Scots and the first win to open the season in program history
- The Vikings are now 5-1 in Valhalla stadium
- Berry will travel to LaGrange on Saturday, September 10th for a 7:00 pm kickoff.