Steve Puterski
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November 27, 2013
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Turnovers doom Wave

RENO — On the game’s biggest stage, the Fallon football team gave it away, literally. The Greenwave committed a season-high eight turnovers as Faith Lutheran shutout Fallon, 17-0, in the Division I-A state championship game Saturday at Damonte Ranch. It is the Crusaders’ first-ever title in football, while Fallon’s 35-year drought continues. “Too many turnovers,” Fallon coach Brooke Hill said. “You’re not going to beat a good football team with that many turnovers. They are a very, very good football team.” The shutout, meanwhile, was Fallon’s first since a 48-0 loss to Carson in a 4A tilt in 2009. It …

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