Football (Boys MS)

Northeastern shuts out Connersville 52-0

By Frazier Phillips | Oct 10, 2023 10:11 PM

Kaleb Kress took the opening kickoff 60 yards for a touchdown and the Knights never looked back defeating the Spartans 52-0. River Blue led the defense with 3 interceptions and Jonathan Wilt, Kaleb Kress and Luke Brock each had a fumble recovery. The offensive line of Gabe Reisert, Jackson Crank, Logan Newman, Logan Wood, Nate Ward, and Dillon Kinney set up rushing touchdowns for Kaleb Kress, Jonathan Wilt, Jarrett Leitner, and Caden Retter with 2. The line also allowed time for QB Jarrett Leitner to throw for three touchdowns. Receiving two of the touchdown passes were Luke Brock and the other to Caden Retter. Jonathan Wilt and Caden Retter each scored a 2-point conversion. The defensive was total team effort led by the line of Jackson Crank, Logan Newman, Luke Brock, Jonathan Wilt, Cole Manzenberger, Xavier Medaris, and Carson Worch. The backs of Luke Billings and Brycen Frazier played excellent along with Dillon Kinney, Vanden Miller, and Wyatt Parmley.