Three Rivers belted out 14 points in the first quarter to make it 14-0, and the teams determination at that point was apparent.
But Ganado responded with another 14 points to tie the game. Bulldogs had to have the last bite, and with 14 seconds left in the half, Three Rivers managed another touchdown and successful PAT, making the halftime score 21-14, Three Rivers.
Ganado got in gear the second half and chalked up a lead of 28-21. But the Bulldogs wouldn't have it. With a little more than six minutes left in the game, the Bulldogs pulled ahead for the win, 35-28.