L’Anse traveled to Munising to take on the Mustangs! The Munising Mustangs are now in the playoffs for the first time in two decades!

Live from the Munising Mustang Family Chiropractic Broadcast Booth. Listen to tonight’s game HERE.

Munising, Michigan — It was a beautiful Friday night in Alger County for High School Football! On Friday evening the Munising Mustangs were against the L’Anse Purple Hornets in Munising. Charlie Nebel brought you all the exciting action from the Munising Mustang Family Chiropractic Broadcast Booth.

At 9:30 into the first quarter the Mustangs and the Purple Hornets are still scoreless. With 4:44 left to go in the first quarter there’s still no score in Munising. Did you know that it’s been two decades since the Mustangs have been in the playoffs!?!?! Things started to turn around for the Mustangs at the end of the first quarter as they’re ahead of the Purple Hornets 6-0 at the end of the first quarter.

At 5:27 into the second quarter Munising was knocking on the door for another touchdown. The score still stood at 6-0 with Munsing over L’Anse into the second quarter. The Munising Mustangs are REALLY looking forward to a playoff tonight! Nearing the end of the second quarter the Mustangs managed to pull off a lead of 12-0 over the Purple Hornets. The Mustangs are still ahead nearing the end of the second quarter over the Purple Hornets 12-6. A BIG play by the Purple Hornets now lifts the score 12-8.

Going into halftime the Mustangs lead the Purple Hornets 12-8.

Starting off the second half the Munising Mustangs lead the L’Anse Purple Hornets 12-8. IF the Mustangs pull off a win tonight, they’ll be in the playoffs for the first time in two decades! With 8:38 to go in the third quarter, the Mustangs now lead the Purple Hornets 20-8. With 5:12 left in the third quarter Munising leads L’Anse 20-8. The Mustangs are nearly 12 minutes away from the playoffs if they can hold on to this 12 point lead! Closing in on the fourth quarter the Mustangs lead the Purple Hornets 20-8.

Opening up the fourth quarter Munising is ahead of L’Anse 20-8. The Purple Hornets are now trailing the Mustangs 20-14 shortly after the start of the fourth quarter. The score now stands at 20-16 as the Purple Hornets are gaining headway. With 5:49 left in the fourth quarter the Mustangs hold their lead 20-16. The Mustangs are now inches away from the playoffs! The score is now 23-16, Munising over L’Anse. For the first time in 21 years the Mustangs are now in the playoffs! The Mustangs lead the Purple Hornets 28-16!

The final score in Munising: The Mustangs defeat the L’Anse Purple Hornets 28-16. The Munising Mustangs are now in the playoffs for the first time in 21 years!!!

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