Football: Edgren ends season on a positive note

Robert D. Edgren's Joshua Hartley tries to rumble through three Daegu defenders; one, Ian Rutledge, gets a fist full of Hartley's jersey. JESSICA MCCOLLUM/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
Robert D. Edgren's Joshua Hartley tries to rumble through three Daegu defenders; one, Ian Rutledge, gets a fist full of Hartley's jersey. JESSICA MCCOLLUM/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Football: Edgren ends season on a positive note

Stars and Stripes

CAMP WALKER, South Korea – It wasn’t that all the things that weren’t working previously for Robert D. Edgren suddenly righted themselves, coach Jeremy Sanders said.

“The biggest difference was … we wanted to make this week about having fun, getting back to basics, playing football the way it was intended,” Sanders said after his Eagles crushed Daegu 54-21 Saturday in the last game of the Pacific high school football regular season.

“Free and fun. Nothing special. We just drew some plays in the sand and went free with it,” Sanders said.

Doug Tackney scored three times and Joshua Hartley twice as the Eagles picked up their first win of the season. The game had been originally scheduled for Oct. 12 but was postponed due to concerns about travel during Typhoon Hagibis.

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