On November 5th in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario, the 2016 Sault Ste Marie Junior High School City Champions, the Korah Colts hosted the St. Benedict Bears from Sudbury in the 2016 Junior Northern Ontario Secondary School Athletic Football Championship at Superior Heights.
Korah quarterback Jordan Robinson – Wright finds Tyler Brechin on a 15 yard pass at 2:59 of the first quarter to give the Colts a 7 – 0 lead. After the buzzer sounds, Bear quarterback Eric Huneault carries the ball one yard into Korah’s end zone to tie the game 7 – 7. Robinson – Wright throws a two yard pass at 3:16 of the second quarter to Colt Noah Grasely to bring the lead to 13 – 8. Tyler Brechin catches the ball for Korah on a two point conversion to increase the Colts lead to 15 – 8. With 33.7 seconds left in the first half, Ben Larsen scores St. Benedicts second touchdown on a 14 yard touchdown run for the Bears to even the game at 15 – 15. Colt Caleb Patteri catches a two yard pass from Robinson – Wright to elude numerous tackles on a 52 yard run to give Korah a 22 – 15 lead at the end of the second quarter.
Bowen Oliver carries the ball for a fifteen yard run for the Colts to bring Korah’s lead to 29 – 15 at 7:47 of the third quarter. Robinson – Wright finds Noah Grasely for his second touchdown of the 2016 NOSSA championship at 2:21 of the third. Grasley runs the ball two yards into the Bears end zone to bring the lead to 36 – 15. With 5:21 left in the championship, Bowen Oliver runs the ball for five yards to cement the Colts 43 – 15 win.
The senior Superior Heights Steelhawks will host the 2016 NOSSA championship in Sault Ste Marie at Superior Heights in a 1:00 p.m kick – off on November 15th after a 34 – 22 win over North Bay’s West Ferris Trojans.
Check out the photo gallery from 2016 Jr NOSSA between the Colts and Bears.