Jump ball

St. Ignatius Falcons wide receiver Makeer Makeer, right, makes the leap to catch the ball over St. Patrick Saints defender Matteo Olsen in Thunder Bay high school senior football action Friday on St. Ignatius’ field. After catching the ball, Makeer went on to score a touchdown to close out the first half. The Falcons went on to defeat the Saints 21-3 to improve to 3-2 and the No. 2 seed in next week’s semifinals against Westgate (2-3). St. Patrick finishes the regular season at 1-4. The top-seeded Hammarskjold Vikings (4-1) will meet the Saints in the other semifinal. The Vikings lost their regular season finale on Friday at Fort William Stadium, 16-7 to Westgate.