Fans cheer on their Lopes on Saturday, Nov. 27, at Baker High School. Adrian won the state 1A title, defeating Powder Valley 46-38. (The Enterprise/LES ZAITZ)
BAKER CITY - The Adrian Antelopes had plenty of support in the stands for the state championship game on Saturday, Nov. 27.
The day started with a send-off rally in Adrian, then a tailgate picnic with burgers, and then it was game time. Handmade signs lined the rails. Fans came in all ages and sizes but they shared one common feature - they loved their Lopes.
Conley Martin, the Lope quarterback who led the team to the 46-38 win, said the players noted the crowd.
"It was a great advantage to have that much of the community there to support us, to have that rally of your . . .