The Scunthorpe Alphas defeated the Lincolnshire Bombers in a hard fought battle finishing 10-3 at Quibell Park this afternoon.
Quarterback Derek Yenerall hit Deivydas Merkelis for the only touchdown of the game in a defensive battle between the two Lincolnshire sides. The Alphas had a 70-yard touchdown harshly called back in the second quarter.
The Alphas defence put on a dominant performance, with Steve Sowerby racking up 2.5 sacks, Warwick Grosvenor registering 9 tackles and Gaz Hughes with 5 pass break ups.
The Alphas go 1-0 in the 2021 season.
We’ll face South Lincs Lightning at Quibell Park next Sunday.
A HUGE thank you to the 300+ people who turned up to show support. It means so much to have the town’s backing.