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PLAYOFFS: Class 2A: Union beats CP-U to advance to 2nd round

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LA PORTE CITY (KWWL) -

The Union Knights scored on the first play of the game, then held on to beat Center Point-Urbana in the first round of the high school football playoffs.

The Knights took the lead on a 84-yard reverse on the first play from scrimmage to take a 7-0 lead.

As the Stormin' Pointers looked to score, Dylan Bear picked up a fumble and returned it 95 yards for a touchdown to put the Knights up 14-0.

That margin didn't last long.

Jo Jo Frost took the ensuing kickoff all the way back for a touchdown for CP-U to make it 14-7.

Later in the first quarter, Brandon Kinsey scored on a 2-yard TD run to make it 14-13, after the extra point was tipped at the line of scrimmage.

The Knights scored two more touchdowns in the second half and held on to win 28-19.

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