Football: Purple Bulldogs survive tough test in season opener

Posted: September 3, 2016 at 1 a.m.
Updated: September 3, 2016 at 1 a.m.

Blue Springs (Mo.) junior running back Michael Warmack (left) is stopped Friday by Fayetteville senior linebacker Nick Scalise at Harmon Field.

Cemari Dobbins came up with two of the biggest plays Friday night at Harmon Stadium.

Fayetteville senior wide receiver Barrett Banister stretches for the end zone Friday against Blue Springs (Mo.) at Harmon Field.

Fayetteville senior running back Rock Terrance breaks through the line Friday against Blue Springs (Mo.) at Harmon Field.

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First Quarter

Blue — Wheaton 35 pass from Donohoe (Williams kick), 8:50.

Second Quarter

Fay — Rock 20 pass from Powell (Young kick), 8:30.

Fay — Banister 14 pass from Powell (pass failed), 4:43.

Fay — Dobbins 69 interception return (run failed), :26.

Third Quarter

Blue — Bailey 5 run (Williams kick), 8:39.

Fay — Mulinga 23 pass from Powell (Young kick), 4:07.

Blue — Marquez 31 run (Williams kick), 1:11.

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