WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- It was another instant classic between rivals Dowling and Valley. Fourth-ranked Valley used a big second half to upset the 6-time defending champs, 29-22.
The Tigers outscored the Maroons 20-8 in the second half. Creighton Mitchell scored the game winning TD with three minutes left.
Valley has won four of the last seven regular season games in the series.