RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Monacan Chiefs led the Manchester Lancers by 17 points with less than eight minutes to play in their 2016 matchup with the Manchester Lancers. They lost by one.
Fast forward a year, and the Chiefs once again had Manchester right where they wanted them: up 14 with time ticking away. Once again, the Lancers tied the game at 35, but this time the Chiefs were able to overcome the loss of the lead and win the game.
Senior running back Korey Bridy scored the game winning touchdown to give the Chiefs a 42-35 win. They rose from #10 to #5 in our poll, and they entered their bye week with a perfect 4-0 record.
For their efforts, the Monacan Chiefs are our 8Sports Blitz Team of the Week.