Center Grove and Ben Davis met in the regular season and state semifinals last year, with the Trojans getting the best of the Giants both times. Will the script flip this year?
The Giants took an early lead tonight putting 13 points up in the first quarter. With less than a minute left in the 1st quarter, Center Grove answers with a tough drive straight into the endzone putting their first seven points on the board bring the score to 13-7. In the second quarter the Giants defended their home field and scored another 7 putting them up 20-7. The Trojans fought back and with just under 2 minutes left in the half, they tighten the gap to 20-14. Ben Davis answered with a 46-yard return. After some long passes, the Giants found themselves in the endzone with 30 seconds left in the first half extending their lead 27-14. Into the 4th quarter the Trojans shifted the score once again after a second touchdown in less than two minutes bringing Center Grove ahead 28-27. The Giants answered with a massive drive and a touchdown for Ben Davis, retaking their lead at 34-28. Center Grove reciprocates by running the ball into the endzone winning the game by a narrow 35-34.