The Northfield 8th grade football team was defeated by Mculloch 22-26 Wednesday. All the scoring in the first half occurred in the last two minutes. First Mculloch scored to make it 0-8. Northfield’s John Schuler answered back with a TD on the kick off return to make it 6-8. We recovered our onside kick but lost the ball on an interception which led to another Mculloch score to make it 6-14. In the fourth Schuler scored a TD with Reed scoring the 2pt conversion to make it 14-26. Matt Coe then recovered the onside kick wich set up Kyle Reeds TD and 2pt conversion to make the final score 22-26.
Some highlights during the game on defense came from Matt Coe knocking down a pass and Jeremy Okuly’s blocked extra point attempt.