The Rifle Bears just kept getting incrementally better game after game during the Spring 2021 football season, and they were able to outlast an explosive Classical Academy team 35-34 to bring home their 4th State Championship trophy. Embrey Marantino’s 70 yard touchdown run on a 4th down and 1 situation, proved to be the winning score for the Bears. Rifle recovered a late fumble by TCA to seal the win.
3A football: Rifle erases the clock to beat TCA for state title
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