Whitney Outlasts Roseville in Capital Valley Conference Matchup

Whitney continues its strong season with a win over the Roseville Tigers in a Capital Valley Conference contest that would feature back up QB Joshua Daniels taking over for concussed starting QB Hunter Rodriguez.

The Tigers would keep the explosive Wildcats offense to only a field goal in the 1st quarter by Alex Muir.

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The Wildcats would get in the end zone in the second quarter after an 18 yard pass from Daniels to Brandon McCarter to put the Wildcats up 10 - 0 with the extra point by Alex Muir.

With 4 minutes to go in the 1st half the wildcats would march down the field and finish off with a 3 yard touchdown run by Max Brooke. With the extra point by Alex Muir the Wildcats had a 17 - 0 lead. 

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During the ensuing kickoff the TIgers would take it back for a 96 yard touchdown run to take the score to 17 - 7 Wilcats which would take the teams to half tim. 

In the 3rd quarter, Whitney recovered a fumble by the Tigers and would capitalize with an 8 yard rushing touchdown by QB Joshua Daniels. Putting Whitney up 24 - 7.

Roseville in the 4th quarter would drive down and score again against Whitney.

The game would end 24 - 14 with the Wildcats taking their record to 6-2 overall and 4-1 in league. Roseville falls to 3-5 overall and 1-4 in the league for the season.

Whitney will stay home next Friday night hosting the Consumnes Oaks Wolfack and their (5-3) 3-2 record after blowing out Bella VIsta 70 - 8.

Roseville travels to Shingle Springs to visit Ponderosa (2-6) 1-4.