Gov. Livingston JV Football Downs Johnson, 39-21
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 • 7:56am
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Gov. Livingston JV football team defeated A.L. Johnson of Clark, 39-21, on Monday to complete a three-team GL sweep over Johnson.
Within the first six minutes of the JV game, the Crusaders were ahead of the Highlanders, 14-0.
Mike Rhodes had GL’s first touchdown of the game putting the Highlanders on the board, 14-6. The Crusaders answered GL’s touchdown making the score 20-6, ALJ.
Anthony Wong had GL’s next touchdown followed by another GL touchdown by Evan Lerch. Rhodes had his second touchdown of the day, putting GL ahead 32-21 with 11:12 remaining in the fourth quarter. Stephen Sottosanti scored the final touchdown for GL making the final score 39-21.
Left tackle Alex Lopez said, “It felt great to beat one of our rivals, we still have a lot of games left so we need to keep the ball rolling.”
Gov. Livingston’s Varsity, JV and Freshman football teams swept the Arthur L Johnson Crusaders this past weekend.
Gov. Livingston JV's next game will be away against North Plainfield, Monday, Nov. 4 at 4 p.m.