McNary receiver Braiden Copeland looks for extra yardage after a first down catch. Copeland caught nine passes for 169 yards and two touchdowns for the Celtics (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings).
Despite not being at full strength, McNary had a chance to take over the top spot in the Mountain Valley Conference (MVC) with a win over West Salem on Friday, Oct. 15. But late in the fourth quarter, the Celtics defense couldn't get a stop . . .