Buhler edges MHS in JV football, 23-22

By Steve Sell
September 06, 2016

BUHLER — McPherson High’s JV football team was clipped 23-22 by Buhler on Monday.

The Bullpups mounted a 16-8 halftime lead. Honestee Whittker broke off a 35-yard TD jaunt, with Kyler Hoppes scoring on a 2-point conversion.

MHS’ other score was a 7-yard pass from Hoppes to Tyler Scott. Hoppes then hit Chandler Wiard for a 2-pointer.

Buhler then scored 15 unanswered points for a 23-16 lead. In the fourth quarter, Hoppes tossed a 10-yard TD strike to Talyn Huff, but the 2-point conversion failed.

MHS plays Monday at Maize South.

The Bullpup ninth-graders won 28-26 in overtime. Game information will be posted when received.