Harry Patterson threw as many interceptions as touchdowns, but the performance was good enough to lift Marine Lounge past the Falcons 15-14 in Corner Brook Coors Light Touch Football League play on Sunday.
Patterson connected with Steve Perry and Steve Huxter on his two touchdown throws. Perry recorded a one-point conversion, while Adam Anderson notched one of the two-point variety in the win.
Sean Greeve and Huxter both had interceptions on defence, while Glen Aucoin had a sack.
Josh Skinner threw touchdowns to Brad Dyke and Ryley Nadon in the loss, with Nadon adding a one-point conversion.
Drew Nadon piled up three sacks, with Dyke managing one. Pearce Penton and Ryley Nadon both had picks.
In other action, Greg Whelan’s three-touchdown effort helped lead the Pirates to a 22-8 triumph over the Broncos.
Mark Gillis came down with two of those touchdown throws, with Jeff Hull securing the other. Steve Gould and Paul George scored on two-point conversions.
Defensively, Phil Oake had a large game with four sacks, while Jeff Mitchell was credited with an interception.
Ryan Barry connected with Jordan Herritt for the Broncos’ lone touchdown. Barry and Don Patey each had a two-point conversion.
Jordan Warren recorded a pick.
Elsewhere, the Golden Gophers kept picking off Raiders quarterback Matt Roache all day — including a pick-six by Alex Forward for the game’s lone points as the Gophers won 6-0.
Michael Tavenor had two interceptions, with Fred Prosper notching the other.
Chris Bulger and Pat Fewer each came down with a pick for the losing side, while Matt Walsh recorded two sacks.