Six turnovers plague Helias in football loss
Sunday, September 18, 2011
ST. LOUIS — It’s a hard and fast rule — as the number of turnovers go up, the chances of winning go down.
The Helias Crusaders proved that rule Saturday afternoon, turning the ball over six times in a 32-20 loss to the MICDS Rams in a battle of Class 4 state-ranked teams.
“You won’t win many football games when you don’t give yourself a shot at winning,” Helias coach Phil Pitts said. “When you turn the ball over against good football teams, more often than not, you’re going to get beat.”
The Crusaders threw five interceptions and lost one fumble Saturday, but still had a chance to win the game midway through ....