Dragons win slugfest against Bucs

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: October 12, 2019

BAUMHOLDER, Germany -- The Alconbury Dragons outscored the host Baumholder Bucs 76-54 in a DODEA-Europe Division III football shootout Saturday.

The statistical standouts, as expected in a game that produced 130 combined points, were legion.

Tre'Van Tye led Alconbury with 184 yards and five touchdowns on 20 rushing attempts. Spencer Swapp added 158 yards and three touchdowns on 11 carries.

For Baumholder, Braden Jewell threw for 220 yards and three touchdowns, while Hiromi Maranga caught nine balls for 141 yards and two touchdowns. Cameron McDonald added a 65-yard kickoff return and a 62-yard touchdown run for the Bucs.

The decision left both teams at an even 2-2 on the season with two games yet to play apiece. Baumholder has a date with undefeated powerhouse Spangdahlem next weekend, while Alconbury hosts Hohenfels.