Negaunee, Michigan- September 3rd, 2015 – It’s Football night in Negaunee and the Negaunee Miners Football team hosted the Calumet Copper Kings. Jesse Anderson and Brady Guilbault were there to bring you all the exciting grid iron action on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners kicked off the ball to the Calumet Copper Kings to start the game. The Calumet Copper Kings drive was unsuccessful and the Miners received the ball, but were unable to convert the play into points. The Calumet Copper Kings took advantage of their next possession and drove the ball well down the field, but stopped by Negaunee Miner Dylan Tasson. The Calumet Copper Kings scored a touchdown in the final seconds of the quarter with a 22 yard run to lead 6-0.
The Negaunee Miners took the first possession of the ball in the second quarter against the Calumet
Copper Kings. The Miners maintained possession of the ball for the first 8 minutes of the game and Austin Johnson scored the first touchdown for the Miners. Jacob Paupore scored the extra point to give the Negaunee Miners a 7-6 lead over the Copper Kings on Sunny.FM.
The Calumet Copper Kings kicked off the ball to start the second half of play against the Negaunee Miners, but the Miners were unable to convert the play into points. With 5 minutes left in the quarter the Copper Kings regained possession and marched down the field to score a touchdown, and after the 2 point conversion regained the lead 14-7 against the Negaunee Miners. The Calumet Copper Kings played a great defensive game against the Negaunee Miners last drive of the quarter and stopped them from scoring. The third quarter ended with the Calumet Copper Kings in the lead 14-7.
The Negaunee Miners had the first possession of the fourth quarter and made a strong drive down the field, to include a 20 yard run from Shane Ring. Brock Aho scored Negaunee’s next touchdown and scored the 2 point conversion, to give the Miners a 15-14 lead against the Calumet Copper Kings in Negaunee, Michigan. Austin Johnson would be the next Negaunee Miner to score a touchdown to widen the lead 21-14 against the Calumet Copper Kings on Sunny.FM. The Negaunee Miners were victorious tonight and won 21-14.
The Negaunee Miners defeated the Calumet Copper Kings (21-14) on Thursday September 3rd, 2015 on Sunny. FM.
Join Jesse Anderson and Brady Guilbault next Friday September 11th, 2015 as the Negaunee Miners travel to Gladstone, Michigan to face the Gladstone Brave. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start at 6:15pm and the game will follow at 7:00pm on Sunny.FM.