Wildcats 76 – 6 Wolves

Article by Tom Green…

Highland Wildcats VS Edinburgh Wolves (3)

1st Half 2nd Half Final Score
Highland Wildcats 52 24 76
Edinburgh Wolves 6 0 6

 

Score Summary

1st Half

6-0 – Mark Pyper (HIG) 13 Yard Rush

12-0 – Stephen McMeechan (HIG) Defensive TD

14-0 – Euan Crawford to Mark Pyper (HIG) 2 Extra Points

20-0 – Euan Crawford to Euan Trommino (HIG) 4 Yard Passing TD

22-0 – Mark Pyper (HIG) Safety

28-0 – Euan Crawford to Lewis Hilditch (HIG) 18 Yard Passing TD

34-0 – Mark Pyper (HIG) 45 Yard Rushing TD

34-6 – EDINBURGH WOLVES TD

40-6 – Kyle Holleyoake (HIG) 45 Yard Rushing TD

42-6 – Mark Pyper (HIG) 2 Extra Points

44-6 – Lewis Taylor (HIG) Safety

50-6 – Stephen McMeechan (HIG) 22 Yard Rushing TD

52-6 – Euan Crawford to Stephen McMeechan (HIG) 2 Extra Points

 

2nd Half

58-6 – Stephen McMeechan (HIG) Defensive TD

64-6 – Alex Roberts (HIG) 45 Yard Rushing TD

66-6 – Euan Crawford to Ally Gibson (HIG) 2 Extra Points

68-6 – Mark Pyper (HIG) Safety

74-6 – Mark Pyper to Euan Trommino (HIG) 45 Yard Passing TD

76-6 – Mark Pyper to Euan Milton (HIG) 2 Extra Points

The Wildcats went to 6-0 in the Scottish youth division and a step closer to returning to defend their UK championship.

The Wildcats started of the game strongly with the opening drive of the game resulting in a 13 Yard rushing touchdown scored by Mark Pyper.

Stephen McMeechan then piled on the pressure in the following drive and scored a defensive touchdown. This was then converted by Euan Crawford when he found Mark Pyper to score two extra points.

The Highlanders then scored three unanswered touchdowns and a safety to put the score up to 34-0. Two of these were scored by Euan Crawford who found Euan Trommino for 4 yards and Lewis Hilditch for 18 yards.

Edinburgh then replied with a touchdown of their own but this turned out to be their only score of the game.

The Wildcats then scored two more touchdowns (both of them were converted) and a safety before the end of the first half. The touchdowns were scored by Kyle Holleyoake who rushed in for a 45 yard touchdown and Stephen McMeechan who rushed in for 22 yards. They were converted by Mark Pyper (12 Yard rush) and Crawford (12 Yard pass to McMeechan). Lewis Taylor scored the safety and left the score at half time at 52-6.

In the second half the Wildcats continued to dominate the game and scored 3 more touchdowns (two of them were converted and a safety. The first was scored by Mcmeechan on defense after he piled on more pressure. Following the Mcmeechan touchdown, Pyper scored the second safety of the game and put the hosts in an even more dominating position. Rookie, Alex Roberts, then scored a 45 yard rushing touchdown. This was converted by centre, Ally Gibson, who was on the end of a Crawford 12 yard pass. The last of the touchdowns was scored by Mark Pyper who threw the ball to Euan Trommino to score a 45 yard passing touchdown. This was then converted by Pyper again when he threw in a pass to Euan Milton to leave the score at 76-6.

 

Passing Statistics

Yards Completions Attempts Comp % TD QB Rating
Euan Crawford 59 5 7 71.4 2 98.6
Mark Pyper 69 3 3 100 1 184.6

 

Rushing Statistics

Yards Yards/Attempt TD
Mark Pyper 83 13.833 3
Callum Mccadden 52 26 0
Kyle Holleyoake 73 18.25 1
Euan Crawford 1 1 0
Stephen McMeechan 22 22 1
Alex Roberts 52 26 1

 

Receiving Statistics

Yards Yards/Attempt TD
Mark Pyper 25 12.5 1
Euan Trommino 49 24.5 2
Lewis Hilditch 18 18 1
Stephen McMeechan 12 12 1
Ally Gibson 12 12 1
Euan Milton 12 12 1

 

Defensive Statistics

ST AT SACKS INT BATT FC FR TD SAFETIES
Corin Robinson 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Stephen McMeechan 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 0
Mark Pyper 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Euan Trommino 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lewis Taylor 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
David Robertson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alasdair Howie 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Fergus Macrae 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stig McArthur 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Mikey Stewart 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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