Wilcox-Hildreth fell at Silver Lake (Bladen/Roseland) on October 8 as the Mustangs defeated the Falcons 67-12. W-H drops to 2-4 and next hosts Harvard (1-5) in the final home contest of the season. Silver Lake jumps to 5-1.
The Mustangs led 14-6 after the first period. They scored on two TD receptions covering 12 and 10 yards plus one conversion kick. In between, Gaige Ritner sped for a 50-yard touchdown run.
In the second quarter, Silver Lake got points on a 20-yard fumble return, a safety and a seven-yard TD run. The Falcons were blanked in the period and at halftime the Mustangs were ahead 28-6.
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