Wildcats fall in hard Fought battle against Poplar
August 30, 2023
The Harlem Wildcats' wild 64-36 loss to the Poplar Indians in Harlem Friday evening was a classic tale of two halves.
Harlem took the opening kickoff and promptly fumbled the ball away to the visiting Indians. Poplar needed a short fourth-down carry to get its first score of the evening with 10:41 left in the first quarter. The extra point was good, giving the visitors a brief 7-0 lead.
The Wildcats then capitalized on their first play from scrimmage, picking up a first down out near the 30 with sweep a to the left. Senior quarterback Leon Champagne wasted no time in unleashing a 30-yard st...