• Headlines

Gators best Lions 40-0

It may sound like a cliche’ but it’s a true statement tonight, The score doesn’t reflect the level of competition in the game tonight. The Foreman Gators escaped Mount Ida with a 40-0 victory over Mount Ida, but the Lions showed a lot of improvement on defense holding Foreman to under 200 yards offense.

Foreman jumped out to an early 8-0 lead, but the Lions tightened their belts defensively to hold the Gators to a 16-0 halftime lead.

Mount Ida Lions
Jack Hoeksema (12) is knocked off his feet while trying to catch a pass in the first half. – Photo by Dewayne Holloway

The Foreman offense scored one touchdown in the third quarter and another in the fourth to take a 32 point second half lead. The final points came on a punt returned for a touchdown.

Mount Ida drops to 1-6 on the season and will host Dierks next Friday in a must win situation if they want any chance at earning a play off spot this year.

See next week’s issue of the Montgomery County News for a complete recap of the game.

Mount Ida Lions
Hunter Davis (45) stretches for extra yardage. – Photo by Dewayne Holloway

Read More

Pee Wee Lions win pair of championships

The Mount Ida Pee Wee Football program shined brightly, winning two championships while posting undefeated records. The Third and Fourth Grade teams ended the season...

Brick and mortar, virtual events scheduled for Shop Local Saturday

DEWAYNE HOLLOWAY/dewayne@mcnews.online Shopping local has never been easier thanks to Shop Local events set for Saturday, November 28 right here in Montgomery County. The Mount...

Glenwood CoC hosting Christmas Tree Contest

The Glenwood Area Chamber of Commerce would like to invite everyone to help them celebrate Christmas by participating in their annual Christmas on the...

Recent

Pee Wee Lions win pair of championships

The Mount Ida Pee Wee Football program shined brightly, winning two championships while posting undefeated records. The Third and Fourth Grade teams ended the season...

Brick and mortar, virtual events scheduled for Shop Local Saturday

DEWAYNE HOLLOWAY/dewayne@mcnews.online Shopping local has never been easier thanks to Shop Local events set for Saturday, November 28 right here in Montgomery County. The Mount...

Glenwood CoC hosting Christmas Tree Contest

The Glenwood Area Chamber of Commerce would like to invite everyone to help them celebrate Christmas by participating in their annual Christmas on the...