Negaunee, Michigan 09/18/15 – The Negaunee Miners Football team hosted the Iron Mountain Mountaineers tonight. Brady Guilbault was there to bring you all the exciting football action LIVE on Sunny.FM.
The first quarter of football action was slow to start, both the Negaunee Miners and the Iron Mountain Mountaineers were not able to convert any drives into any kind of points. Both teams played very good defense and ended the quarter tied 0-0.
Jeffrey Mathews scored the first touchdown of the game to give the Negaunee Miners a 7-0 lead after the extra point was kicked. Late in the second quarter the Iron Mountain Mountaineers were able to score a touchdown and with the extra kick from Jacob Paupore tied the game 7-7. The Negaunee Miners took advantage of their last play of the second quarter and with a quick drive scored a touchdown and the extra kick to take the lead 14-7 on Sunny.FM.
The Iron Mountain Mountaineers received the ball to start the second half of play, but the Negaunee Miners defense put a quick stop to the drive. The Negaunee Miners marched down the field on their first possession of the half to complete the drive with a 24 yard pass for a touchdown and take the lead 20-7. The third quarter ended with the Negaunee Miners maintaining a lead of 20-7.
The Negaunee Miners defense stopped the Iron Mountain Mountaineers on their first drive of the quarter, to hold them at 7 points. The Negaunee Miners powered down the field for their first drive and Shane Ring scored the Miners fourth touchdown. The Negaunee Miners lead 28-7 after the completion of the 2 point conversion. The Iron Mountain Mountaineers had a strong drive late in the game and scored their second touchdown. The Negaunee Miners walked away with the win 28-14 in Negaunee, Michigan.
The Negaunee Miners defeated the Iron Mountain Mountaineers (28-14) on Sunny.FM September 18th, 2015.
Join Jesse Anderson and Brady Guilbault next Friday night September 25th, 2015 when the Negaunee Miners Football team travels to Gwinn Michigan, to face the Gwinn Modeltowners. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start around 6:30pm and the game will follow at 7:00pm on Sunny.FM.
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