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Tight finish Indians lose to Comets in nail biter

      It was close. Very close.
      But, in the end, Fairfield’s football team did not make it into the endzone in the closing seconds, losing 21-14 to Mason last Friday night at Alumni Stadium.
      The Indians either led or were tied with the Comets all game, until Mason scored with just 2:39 left in the game. The Indians made some dramatic plays, including a 68-yard kickoff return by Tyler George, but lost the ball on downs.
      Senior QB Talon Fisher was 9/19/220 for one TD passing, while running 17/35 for one TD. Juseters Fataki led Indian rushers, running 7 times for 51 yards.
      Noah King was 2/112, including a 97-yard TD reception, while Conner Moser was 3/56 with a 35-yard reception. 
      Dorian Soriano led all tacklers with 17 tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss. Gabe ross had 9 tackles.
      The Indians are now 1-4 and head to 3-2 Hamilton on Friday to play the Big Blue.