The Turpin Spartans ran their record to 8-0 with a 38-21 win over rival Anderson Friday, clinching a playoff berth for the Spartans and building momentum for the post-season.
The Turpin Spartans cruised to their seventh win of the season Friday with a 23-8 win over Withrow, setting up a big game Friday between the Spartans at Anderson. Turpin is 7-0 this season and 4-0 in the ECC; Anderson is right begind them at 3-1.
Turpin football coach Rob Stoll completed a few media interviews then walked over to his players gathered in a postgame huddle late Friday night. “You guys freaking work,'” Stoll said. “'Every day you work so hard and bring it every day. I am so proud of you.'”
The Turpin Spartans defensive unit proved again it is worthy of challenges when it shut out the undefeated Walnut Hills Eagles with a 20-0 win to give the Spartans a 5-0 record and a spot atop of the ECC standings. Turpin hosts Kings this Friday in another tough ECC showdown.