Enumclaw falls hard at home | Photo by Clara Dodge
By DENNIS BOX
Enumclaw Courier Herald Editor
September 27, 2012 · 1:39 PM
It was a tough Friday night at Pete’s Pool field for the Enumclaw High Hornets.
The EHS football squad lost 44-7 to Skyview, from Vancouver, Wash.
The Hornets now have a 2-2 overall record with victories over White River and Heritage High and a loses to Central Kitsap and Skyview.
The next test for Enumclaw is its first South Puget Sound League 3A game, coming at 7 p.m. Friday when the Hornets host Auburn Mountainview.
Following the Lions, the Hornets will face Lakes, Bonney Lake and Peninsula in successive weeks.
This week’s foe is 1-3 with a victory over Mount Tahoma and loses to Sumner, Camas and Battle Ground.
Friday the Hornets faced a Greater St. Helens League 4A team in Skyview, which was ranked 16th in the state by maxpreps.com.
Enumclaw’s score came on the ground with an 8-yard run by Mauricio Portillo. A couple of 15-yard penalties by Skyview helped keep the Hornet offense on the field.
Caleb Gwerder converted the extra point giving the Hornets its only seven of the night.Contact Enumclaw Courier Herald Editor Dennis Box at email@example.com or 1-360-825-2555 (ext 5050).