Phoenix home opener in photos


The Phoenix storm the field at the start of the game.

The Phoenix storm the field at the start of the game.


Kobe Fields runs down the field to the endzone.


Quarterback David Payne gives the offense the next play.


Senior running back Elijah Bugg runs around a New London defender.


Elijah Bugg catches a pass from quarterback David Payne.


The Phoenix defense storms a New London Wildcat wide receiver.


Journey Toole tackles a New London wide receiver.


Junior quarterback David Payne sets his feet and throws a pass.


Sophmore Devin Yarber looks up the field as he runs to the sideline toward the endzone.


Head coach Michael Law talks with quarterback David Payne.


Junior kicker Justin Mason prepares to make an extra point after a touchdown.


The Oberlin marching band gathers for a break before the start of its halftime performance.


The Phoenix cheerleaders get the crowd involved after a touchdown.


The Oberlin drumline is ready to begin its first halftime performance of the year.


The Phoenix storm the field at the start of the game.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6508.jpgThe Phoenix storm the field at the start of the game.

Kobe Fields runs down the field to the endzone.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6520.jpgKobe Fields runs down the field to the endzone.

Quarterback David Payne gives the offense the next play.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6581.jpgQuarterback David Payne gives the offense the next play.

Senior running back Elijah Bugg runs around a New London defender.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6589.jpgSenior running back Elijah Bugg runs around a New London defender.

Elijah Bugg catches a pass from quarterback David Payne.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6615.jpgElijah Bugg catches a pass from quarterback David Payne.

The Phoenix defense storms a New London Wildcat wide receiver.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6642.jpgThe Phoenix defense storms a New London Wildcat wide receiver.

Journey Toole tackles a New London wide receiver.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6645.jpgJourney Toole tackles a New London wide receiver.

Junior quarterback David Payne sets his feet and throws a pass.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6652.jpgJunior quarterback David Payne sets his feet and throws a pass.

Sophmore Devin Yarber looks up the field as he runs to the sideline toward the endzone.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6656.jpgSophmore Devin Yarber looks up the field as he runs to the sideline toward the endzone.

Head coach Michael Law talks with quarterback David Payne.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6670.jpgHead coach Michael Law talks with quarterback David Payne.

Junior kicker Justin Mason prepares to make an extra point after a touchdown.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6713.jpgJunior kicker Justin Mason prepares to make an extra point after a touchdown.

The Oberlin marching band gathers for a break before the start of its halftime performance.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6718.jpgThe Oberlin marching band gathers for a break before the start of its halftime performance.

The Phoenix cheerleaders get the crowd involved after a touchdown.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6729.jpgThe Phoenix cheerleaders get the crowd involved after a touchdown.

The Oberlin drumline is ready to begin its first halftime performance of the year.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/08/web1_IMG_6733.jpgThe Oberlin drumline is ready to begin its first halftime performance of the year.

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Oberlin News-Tribune

The Phoenix football team lost its home opener 46-27 to the New London Wildcats. Enjoy these photos from the game.

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