The Watchung Hills Wolverine Jr. Midgets Conference Champions: Advance to Face Montclair
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 • 12:00am
WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Wolverine Jr. Midgets captured the Jersey Valley Conference Championship with a win over the Flemington Falcons Sunday, Oct. 27 by a score of 36-8.
Quarterback Tommy Schelling scored four touchdowns on three 15 yard runs and one 60 yard scamper. Jonathan Taub, Ryan Pedrani, Devon Bennett and Ben Allgor provided key blocks to spring Schelling. Chris Clintock added the extra points on 3 of the 5 Wolverine TDs for the day.
On defense the Wolverines made big plays to stop the air attack of Flemington. Chase Jones had an interception in the first half and knocked down 2 passes in the second half. Kevin Caracappa (aka Broadway) delivered a key sack and on the very next play knocked down a pass in the 3rd quarter to stop a Flemington drive. Schelling connected with Matt Roth in the back of the end zone for the Wolverines final score.
The team faces Montclair in two weeks in the first round of the Eastern Region Tournament.