Arch Rival

D1D: #2 Texas wins over #3 Arch Rival, 209-119

D1D: #2 Texas wins over #3 Arch Rival, 209-119 Photo credit: Michele J. Hale. michelejhale.com

DALLAS, TX – The final game of Day 2 was a matchup between the #2 seeded Texas Texecutioners and #3 Arch Rival. Both teams enjoyed scoring runs and traded momentum back and forth but Texas was able to capitalize on their lead calls with strong defense and well-timed offense, ending the game 209-119.

D1M: #2 Arch Rival overtakes #4 Tampa, 149-131

D1M: #2 Arch Rival overtakes #4 Tampa, 149-131 Photo Credit Steve Jurkovic

MADISON, WI – The battle for third place turned out to be a hard-fought nail-biter with multiple lead changes between two supremely evenly matched teams, but #2 Arch Rival clawed back from an early deficit to eke out a win, 149-131. Both teams’ strong defensive formations proved difficult for the opposing jammers, with braced formations resisting head on challenges and anticipating lateral attacks. Each team proved resilient to their opponents offensive challenges, enduring interruptions and containing their opponents for long stretches of time.