Football: Zama-Perry round one may or may not preview D-II final

Quarterback Tim Matelski triggers a wide-open spread attack for Zama. JACK HIGBEE/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
Quarterback Tim Matelski triggers a wide-open spread attack for Zama. JACK HIGBEE/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Football: Zama-Perry round one may or may not preview D-II final

by Dave Ornauer
Stars and Stripes

There’s probably no better way possible for two teams to prepare for a championship game than by facing each other two weeks beforehand.

That’s the luxury that Zama (4-0) and Matthew C. Perry (6-0) have as they brace for their Far East Division II football final, scheduled for Nov. 8. The Trojans host the Samurai in each team’s regular-season finale Friday at 6 p.m.

“At the end of the game, somebody will be undefeated and somebody will not,” Trojans coach Scott Bolin summed it up.

It can be a plus or a minus, depending on one’s approach to such a contest, Samurai coach Frank Macias said. “It will be a cat-and-mouse game,” he said.

Read more at: https://www.stripes.com/1.604347

Subscribe to our Stripes Pacific newsletter and receive amazing travel stories, great event info, cultural information, interesting lifestyle articles and more directly in your inbox!

Follow us on social media!

Facebook: Stars and Stripes Pacific
Flipboard: Stars and Stripes Community Sites

Looking to travel while stationed abroad? Check out our other Pacific community sites!
Stripes Okinawa
Stripes Korea
Stripes Guam

Recommended Content

Around the Web