Reyes de Jalisco secures 5th place with a narrow win over Gallos Negros de Querétaro
Reyes de Jalisco RB Majid Esperaza No 4 had a great 2nd half as he helped his team to an important win. Photo: LFA
Mexico’s Liga de Fútbol Americano Profesional only had one game on offer last Easter weekend Reyes de Jalisco used a strong second half to open a tie and win the game Gallos Negros de Queretaro 19-12
With the profit that Reyes grabbed the fifth seed en route to the playoffs and fell de Querétaro on the number six seed.
Both offenses struggled in the first quarter with the Gallos Negros never in the red all quarter. quarterback Marco García was under constant pressure from a cheered man Reyes Defense Front Seven. That Reyes on the other hand, however, Kicker came close Gabriel Amavizca missed two field goals.
Jalisco found the scoreboard as quarterback in the second quarter Jon Mullin threw a touchdown pass to the wide receiver Rodnell Cruel. However, Amavizca continued his struggles with a missed extra point. That Gallos Negros At the end of the half, he retaliated with a one-yard pass But Emilio Chávez That was all, and the two sides went into the break tied 6-6.
The third quarter for the Reyes was highlighted by running back Majid Esperaza, who found a seam and broke four tackles in a 60-yard rush for a touchdown give Jalisco 13:6 in the lead.
That Reyes Thanks to the work of their strong defense, they controlled the ball for much of the third quarter, but still got nothing. in quarter four Emilio Chavez scored his second touchdown for the Gallos Negros, but the Reyes Again blocked the extra point attempt to keep the lead at 13:12.
In the last minute, Marco García broke through for a first down to spark a comeback for his team, but he threw in a game-changing interception in the very next game Reyes defensive back David Richardson picks him up. He gave the ball back to them Reyes who, in the final seconds, ended the game with another 60+ yard touchdown that ran wide Majid Esperaza.
The victory closed the Reyes as number five in the playoffs. For the Gallos Negros, This was her fourth consecutive loss and threw her into a seed spot.