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Deland 20 Seminole 17

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A wild finish in this one.  Seminole up 10-7 late in the 4th gets a goal line stand on 4th and goal from the 1 with about 4 minutes left.  They then proceed to have a bad snap and give up a TD to Deland who goes up 14-10. Seminole then hits a 60 yd TD on 4th and 2 to take a 17-14 lead with a little under 3 minutes left.  Deland drives the field and scores on about a 30 yd pass to the RB splitting the 2 high safeties with about 1 minute left.  Seminole drives down the field but the QB gets tackled on about the 15 yard line as time expired.

 

Deland has 3 really good athletes in WR Marks UF RB Bellamy USF and ATH Williams.  OL and QB play are question marks and they dropped two TD passes. I was impressed with their defense.  It was better than expected and the DL has potential.  Should be interesting to see how they develop.  Sandalwood, Mandarin and Flagler are not pushovers for sure and that district is still wide open.  2 really good wins for Deland to start the season but they have to stay healthy and get better up front and at QB.

 

Seminole has to find a run game.  They are not as good up front as they were last year.  Seminole could not run the ball.  I thought Seminole was pretty good on defense they just gave up a few big plays.  If Seminole wants to make a deep run developing a run game is crucial.  

 

 

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2 hours ago, WhoopWhoop!! said:

So is DeLand looking like they’re finally back. 

good team long way to go.  Not ready to crown them as district champs with Sandalwood, FPC and Mandarin in that district.  However they have some players and could definitely be a force if they stay healthy.

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