NEWPORT 42, EAST JUNIATA 29
East Juniata (1-5) 10 0 12 7—29
Halifax (2-4) 7 6 15 14—42
EJ-FG Dalton Rowe 27
N-Jordan Clegg 29 pass from Justin Temple (Hunter Wirth kick)
EJ-Brandon Love 90 kickoff return (Rowe kick)
N-CJ Frank 8 pass from Temple (kick failed)
EJ-Caleb Gehman 30 run (kick failed)
N-Brian Auxt 11 run (Wirth kick)
EJ-David Brantley 50 run (run failed)
N-Temple 24 run (Tannel pass from Temple)
N-Auxt 3 run (pass failed)
EJ-Kevin Allen 63 pass from Austin Bennett (Rowe kick)
N-Auxt 1 run (Auxt run)
First downs 11 23
Rushes-net yards 24-121 53-334
Passing yardage 194 40
Passing 9-19-0 3-12-1
Fumbles-lost 1-1 1-0
Penalties-yards 9-72 12-90
RUSHING: East Juniata — Brantley 10-66, TD, Caleb Gehman 2-36, TD, Bennett 7-23, Hambright 1-1, Tyler Myers 3-1. Newport — Brian Auxt 29-192, 3 TDs, Temple 8-68, Alex Gonzalez 11-67, Dilas Stuck 2-5, Tanner Heaquin 1-4.
PASSING: East Juniata — Bennett, 9-19-194-0, TD. Newport — Temple 3-12-40-1 2TDs.
RECEIVING: East Juniata — Kevin Allen 3-82 TD, Logger Hambright 3-16, Aaron Sharp 1-29, Melvin Smith 1-8, Derek Fishburn 1-3. Newport — Jordan Clegg 1-29 TD, CJ Frank 1-8 TD, Dalton Klinger 1-3.
NEWPORT 42, EAST JUNIATA 29
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