Gladstone, Michigan September 11th, 2015 – The Negaunee Miners Football team was in Gladstone, Michigan tonight to face the Gladstone Braves. Jesse Anderson and Brady Guilbault were there to bring you all the exciting football action on Sunny.FM.
In the first quarter the Gladstone Braves received the ball, but Matt Jandron had a huge sack on the Gladstones Braves second down, to aid in the Negaunee Miners defense and shorten the Braves first drive. The Negaunee Miners offense scored the on their first drive of the night, with a couple big plays from Austin Johnson to include the first touchdown. The Gladstone Braves were able to score a field goal in the last minute of the quarter to trail 7-3 against the Negaunee Miners on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners started the second quarter with an immediate touchdown from Dylan Tasson and after the extra point led 14-3 to the Gladstone Braves. The Negaunee Miners Dylan Tasson had a interception in the last 3 minutes of the quarter and scored a touchdown on the Negaunee Miners first drive of the possession to lead 21-3 after the extra kick, against the Gladstone Braves. The Negaunee Miners offense was on fire in the first half of the game and in the last 2 minutes Neal Violetta scored the Miners 4th touchdown and led 27-3 to end the quarter in Gladstone, Michigan.
The Negaunee Miners had the first possession of the third quarter against the Gladstone Braves, but the Braves were able to make an interception to gain the possession. The Negaunee Miners showed some strong defense and did not let the Braves score before regaining the ball. The Negaunee Miners widened their lead 34-3 on the drive with another touchdown scored by Austin Johnson and the extra point scored by Jacob Paupore. The Negaunee Miners offense could not be stopped tonight and they ended the third quarter with 41-3 lead.
The Gladstone Braves scored their first touchdown to start the fourth quarter and trailed the Negaunee Miners 41-10. The Negaunee Miners were not able to convert any drives into points early in the fourth, but the Gladstone Braves scored their second touchdown to trail 41-17 to the Miners. The fourth quarter proved to be great for the Braves, but the Negaunee Miners maintained the lead to win the game 41-17.
The Negaunee Miners defeated the Gladstone Braves (41-17) on Friday September 11th, 2015 on Sunny.FM.
Join Jesse Anderson and Brady Guilbault next Friday September 18th, 2015, when the Negaunee Miners Football team host the Iron Mountain Mountaineers. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start around 6:15pm and the game will follow at 7:00pm on Sunny.FM.