8″ lost its first playoff game in a heartbreaker to Down to Frisbee. 8″ jumped out to a big lead in the first half 7-3 and maintained the lead 12-9 until the end. But Down to Frisbee’s determination and grit miraculously led to a tie 12-12. The teams traded points to make it 13-13 and with the night drawing near, the last point was scored by Down to Frisbee to give them the win.
8″ got back to its winning ways against a very stout defense in DiscGrace. DiscGrace played a disciplined zone that made it tough for 8″ to advance the disc up the field, but with enough persistence 8″ managed to get just enough production to edge out DiscGrace.
8″ came away with a tie last night after mounting a late game comeback. The women were shorthanded and Deep Throw It’s patient offense made it tough for 8″‘s defense. In the end, 8″ overcame a two point deficit with two beautiful throws and catches making it a tie when time expired.
8″ is on a 4 game winning streak after last nights win over Crazy Alcohol Rainbow Pig. Newcomer Kieran added energy to a team beset by injury (Drew, Andy). Defense played tough again and the offense made nice plays to make it 8″ Floppy Disk 13; Crazy Alcohol Rainbow Pig 7.
8″ won again on Thursday vs Bananiel and the Frisbeasts. 8″ was up against some stiff defense from Bananiel, but made off with some points on turnovers and long hucks. Bananiel stayed in the game till the end, putting up points to make it a close 1 point game, but 8″ resolved to not let this game slip out of their grasp. A few long tosses, finally ending with Steve Moon’s arcing pass to Kristina settled the matter.