The Round Of Sixteen Of The FM Home Loans AFI League separated the pretenders from the contenders. All top teams except for one took care of business and moved on to the next round of the playoffs. The next rounds promise to all be must see football play. Top players will be tested to their limits versus equally talented players. The stage is set, the elite eight are fired up, and the teams can taste the 30th FM Home Loans AFI League Holy Land Bowl.
Psychobunny’s Vs Frisch Cougars
Psychobunny’s pulled away early and never looked back as stellar play on both sides of the ball led them to a 48-0 shutout victory over the Frisch Cougars. The Psychobunny’s face their hardest test yet as they look to battle with Pizzeria Efrat in the quarterfinals.
Team Believe Vs Toras Chaim
Team Believe kept it close in the first half, keeping up with the powerful offense of Toras Chaim, led by Shmuli Sauer. Toras Chaim pulled away after touchdowns in both their last possession of the first half and their first possession of their second half to win easily 65-30 over Team Believe. Toras Chaim looks to continue their hot streak vs Shana Bet Bochurim in the quarterfinals.
Mercaz Moosen Vs Augenbaum Realty
Mercaz Moosen jumped out to 36-0 lead in the first half with their offense and defense both clicking. Augenbaum Realty started a comeback but ran out of time in 36-19 loss. Mercaz’s stellar defense will face the ground and pound running game of DEC in the quarterfinals.
Shana Bet Bochurim Vs The Bear Jews
Shana Bet Bochurim continued their Cinderella playoff run with clutch play from quarterback Isaac Laifer and wide receiver Joey Mogilner to knock off The Bear Jews 27-18 and advance to the quarterfinals.
Chaikel Travel Vs Bayberry Broncos
Chaikel Travel got on the board early on in the game and their defense did the rest as the Champions continued their quest to repeat as champions in a 24-0 shutout victory. The defending champions will clash with Englewood in the quarterfinals.
Englewood Vs Jerry Kids
Jerry Kids scored on both their first two drives and led 12-7 early on in the game. Englewood’s quarterback Asaf Miller led his team back with a combination of runs and short passes in a comeback 25-20 victory.
DEC Vs Adelsberg Accountants
DEC continued to pound the run game and look for timely long passes versus a tough Adelsberg Accountants squad. Adelsberg Accountants pulled within one score in the second half before DEC pulled away in a 38-19 victory.