Ottumwa Football Team Nipped By Burlington

Ottumwa came up just short 27-20 against Burlington in their varsity football homecoming game Friday night. Sam Yeaway (number 2 in the picture) totaled 202 yards on 23 rushes including 2 touchdowns. Addison Coram completed 8 of 13 passes netting 90 yards. Ryan Simmer had 3 catches that racked up 46 yards Joey Mitchell carried the ball 9 times gaining 45 yards. Bryan Cordova provided 43 yards from 6 runs, one a TD. Ryley Hougland made 10 tackles, 7 were solos. Grady Orwig was credited with 8 and a half tackles including 8 solo and grabbed an interception. Mitchell had 8 and a half tackles, 5 were solo. Jayqwon Bridges recovered a fumble.