Thursday the JH Football teams played at Wea Ridge Middle School
The 7th grade won an exciting 4 Overtime game 6-0.
The game ended in regulation in a 0-0 tie. In overtime the Knights defense held Wea 4 times, including 2 missed field goals and a final blocked field goal. 3 times the Knights were stopped by Wea, but were able to break through and win the game on a one yard plunge. The 7th grade will next get a rematch with Twin Lakes on Wednesday, October 10th at Twin Lakes. The 7th grade are currently 6-1 on the season and finished 2nd place in the WCJC South Division. Twin Lakes finished in 2nd place in the North Division, this game will decide who finishes in 3rd or 4th place overall.
The 8th grade dominated Wea, winning 28-0
The Knights started the game by rotating the offensive linemen at running back. Wea’s defense held and drove to the Knight’s 4 yard line before getting stopped. The Knights then march down the field to score. The 8th grade also scored on a punt return, a fumble recovery, and a TD pass. The 8th grade defense controlled Wea all game shutting them down. The 8th grade will next play a home game against Klondike on Thursday, October 11th. The 8th grade are currently 5-2 on the season and finished 3rd in the WCJC South Division. Klondike finished in 3rd place in the North Division, this game will decide who finishes in 5th or 6th place overall.
Great job Knights!