Philly Sports Live

Soul beat Iowa 60-55 on winning TD drive

Philadelphia PA: On Sunday April 27 from Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia, the Soul hosted Iowa Barnstormers in the Arena Football Game of the Week on ESPN. Soul come into game off a win over Jacksonville in their Home Opener last week, while Iowa rolls into game on a 2 game winning streak & off a win over Los Angeles last week.

Iowa won the toss and deferred to 2nd half. Iowa would score the games first points of the game when Derik Steiner scores from 1 yard out for the early 7-0 lead, the Soul would responded right back to tie game at 7 when Dan Raudabaugh finds Tiger Jones for the 1st of his 5 touchdowns of the game. the first quarter was a very high scoring one as Iowa would take at 21-20 lead at the end of 1st, both would alternate touchdowns in the 2nd quarter and the Soul would lead 34-31 at halftime

Iowa and the Soul would continue where tings left off as each would trade touchdowns and Iowa would take a 45-41 lead going into the 4th quarter and the Soul would make this game has a very exciting finish as Dan Raudabaugh finds Tiger Jones for the game winning touchdown as the Soul would come from behind and defeat Iowa 60-55 to get to .500 on the season and with the loss, Iowa also drops to .500 on the season. The Soul next game is next weekend as the travel to interstate rival Pittsburgh & Iowa heads to San Antonio.

Final Stats:

Philadelphia Soul:
QB  Dan Raudabaugh: 26-35 for 283 yards, 9 Touchdowns & 1 Interception
WR Tiger Jones with 7 catches for 52 yards & 5 touchdowns
RB Derrick Ross with 10 rush attempts for 44 yards

Iowa Barnstormers:
QB Carosn  Coffman: 21-31 for 306 yards & 5 touchdowns
WR Marco Thomas with 8 catches for 158 yards & 2 touchdowns
RB: Derik Steiner with 7 rush attempts for 22 yards