Cheektowaga 27 - Burgard 14 | News
CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Warriors improved to 5-1 on the year with a 27-14 win over Burgard.
Junior running back #3 Marquel Jackson led the way for the Warriors, as he paced the squad with 12 carries for 101 yards and a touchdown. He also hauled in a 68-yard touchdown pass.
Senior wide receiver #11 Dante Burnett got in on the aerial attack as well, catching a 48-yard touchdown pass.
Senior quarterback #1 Corey Dewald held things down under center. He completed 7 of 14 passes for 123 yards and three passing touchdowns.
Cheektowaga head coach Scott Zipp was pleased with his team's performance.
"We played well," Zipp said. "We're starting to hit the little things. We keep moving forward."
The Warriors will attempt to continue making progress at Maryvale on Friday.
Burgard falls to 1-5 on the year, with the squad's only win coming against Lewiston-Porter. The Bulldogs will conclude their season versus St. Mary's on Saturday.