2005 Rivalry Tour: FM Marcus tops Lewisville

The SchoolSports Rivalry Tour presented by Old Spice found itself in Texas this past weekend as FM Marcus defeated Lewisville 21-10 for its third consecutive victory in the Battle of the Ax showdown.


The SchoolSports Rivalry Tour presented by Old Spice found itself in Texas this past weekend as FM Marcus took on Lewisville in the Battle of Ax showdown at Texas Stadium. And for the third consecutive season, Marcus came out on top, this time in the form of a 21-10 victory.

Marcus used a balanced offensive attack and a dominant defensive effort to score 21 unanswered points in the first three quarters. Running back Brandon Thermilus started the scoring for Marcus with a 5-yard run in the first quarter. Andrew Hill added a touchdown run and Grant Parker hauled in a 32-yard touchdown pass from Kevin Moore, who has committed to Tulane.

Marcus' defense held Lewisville to 238 total yards, while Lewisville committed nine penalties in the game.

The SchoolSports Rivalry Tour heads to Georgia this week in a battle between Warner Robins (8-0) and Northside (8-0).

Complete 2005 Tour Schedule

Colerain vs. St. Xavier - 8/27 - University of Cincinnati (Ohio)
Chelsi vs Novi - 8/27 - Eastern Michigan University (Mich.)
Issaquah vs Mission Viejo - 9/5 - Quest Field (Wash.)
Tulsa Union vs Jenks - 9/8 - University of Tulsa (Okla.)
Woodlands vs Klein - 9/30 - Moorehead Stadium (Texas)
Naperville Cent. vs Naperville No. - 10/7 - North Central Coll. (Ill.)
Mission Viejo vs De La Salle - 10/8 - Mission Viejo Stadium (Calif.)
FM Marcus vs Lewisville - 10/14 - Texas Stadium (Texas)
Warner Robbins vs Northside - 10/21 - "The MAC" Stadium (Ga.)
Lakeland vs Lakeland Kathleen - 11/4 - Bryant Stadium (Fla.)

Preview: SchoolSports Rivalry Tour presented by Old Spice.


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