SPRINGVILLE – The Springville JV Griffins fell to 0-6 on the season with a 44-16 loss to the rival Pioneer Panthers on Oct. 5. Springville played tough early in a scoreless first quarter but fell behind 19-0 at the half and struggled to get back into the game after that.
The Griffs scored both of their touchdowns in the fourth quarter on the ground. Quenten Leicht scored from 7 yards out and Nick Emmick hit Eric Pruitt for the 2 point conversion. Pruitt tacked on two receptions for 32 yards to lead all Griffins receivers. AJ Slippy capped off the scoring for Springville with a 34 yard touchdown run. Emmick would once again connect on a 2 point try to Noah Greene.