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The Mount Rainier Rams football team is now 3-0 after visiting the Tahoma Bears (0-3) at Maxwell Stadium Friday night September 16, 2022, with a final score of 13-6.
Although the Rams controlled every aspect of the game, including the clock, the Bears were persistent and capitalized on any mistakes the Rams made to keep it close.
Dev’Evon Chaney-Cooper (Senior) completed 71% of his passes (5 of 7) including a 27-yard pass to Kenly Nguyen (Senior) for a touchdown. Chaney-Cooper also ran for 114 yards on the night.
Mount Rainier’s trio of backs – Gabe Mose (Senior) Daniel Faasao (Junior) and Aaron Cabrera (Junior) – combined for another 85 yards and 1 TD on the night.
On the defensive end of the ball, the Rams combined for three sacks on the night, including a game-ending sack by Jase Martinez (Senior), Caleb Cabrera (Senior) and Moe MugaMuga (Senior). Daniel Faasao also offered another interception.
Martinez had a strip sack with fumble recovery, a half sack, a batted ball and 2 tackles for loss.
Gabe Mose (Senior) had a sack on the night as well as a tackle for loss.
The Rams’ next game is against Auburn at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23 at Highline Memorial Stadium.
Here is a video recap of the game: