Multiple Teams · West Central High School Varsity Football falls to North Judson High School – Homecoming – Athletic Booster Appreciation Night 11-8

Friday, September 22, 2017

7:30 PM

North Judson High School – Homecoming – Athletic Booster Appreciation Night

West Central High School

Game Recap

The North Judson Bluejays visited West Central for Homecoming. The Trojans kicked off to start the game and recovered an onside kick to start the game. On the Trojans first possession, a bobbled handoff lead to a fumble that was recovered by the Bluejays, setting them up with good field position. The Bluejays drove inside the 10 yard line and the Trojan defense stiffened and repelled the Bluejays from scoring. The Trojans took over on the three yard line and were able to move the ball outside of the shadow of their endzone for a brief time, util a high snap lead to a loss of eighteen putting the Trojans back inside their 10 yard line. The Trojans punted the ball out to the 43 yard line and played tough defense and the first quarter ended at 0-0.

The second quarter started with the Bluejays on offense, and the Trojan defense forced a fourth down stop, giving the ball back to the offense. The Trojans took over on offense and moved the ball down field mixing the run and pass. The Trojans hit two pass plays that each resulted in first downs. The Trojans moved the ball down to the 36 yard line of the Bluejays, but failed to convert on a fourth down pass that went through the hands of the receiver. The Bluejays would take over on their 36 yard line. The Trojans defense once again came through with a big stop. On second down, after a false start by the Bluejays, Ethan White came up with a huge sack forcing 3rd and long. The Bluejays failed to convert and punted the ball back to the Trojans. The Trojans ended up punting the ball back to the Bluejays after failing to get a first down. On the return the Bluejays committed a penalty which gave them the ball inside their 10 to start the drive. The half ended in a 0-0 tie.

To start the third quarter the Trojans started out on offense, but were unable to get a first down. The Bluejays took over with great field position after a good punt return. The Trojan defense once again came through and forced the Bluejays to kick a field goal. On the next Trojan possession, the offense was unable to get a first down and punted the ball away to the Bluejays. The Trojan defense once again answered the call and stuffed the Bluejays, forcing them to punt. At the end of the third quarter the score was 3-0 North Judson.

To Start the 4th quarter, the Trojans punted back to the Bluejays. Three plays later the Trojans recovered a fumble setting up their next drive at the North Judson 39 yard line. The Trojans connected on a 13 yard pass, and Ethan White ran the ball hard all the way to the goal line with Collin Fritz taking the ball the final yard into the endzone. The Trojans capped the drive off by successfully making the 2pt conversion on Brayden Kletz’s keeper. On the next possession for the Bluejays, started at their 45 yard line. The drive ended with the Bluejays scoring on a 37 yard touchdown run and a successful 2pt conversion. On the Trojans final possession the fourth down conversion came up one chain link short and the Bluejays ran out the the clock and won 11-8.

Leading the Trojans defensively, were Gavin Fletcher with 10 tackles and a forced fumble, Ethan White with 9 tackles, a sack, and a tackle for a loss. Leading the way for the offense, rushing the ball was Ethan White with 37 yards and Collin Fritz with 22 yards and a touchdown. Brayden Kletz was 5 out of 9 for 80 yards. Gavin Fletcher had 3 receptions for 42 yards and Dalton Sizemore had 2 receptions for 38 yards.

Box Scores

North Judson – Homecoming – Athletic Booster Appreciation Night



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