Freshmen Football Falls to Milford

Turpin’s freshmen football team couldn’t withstand an offensive explosion from Milford, dropping a conference game to the Eagles 44-14 on a chilly saturday afternoon at Spartan Stadium.

Milford’s offense struck early, finding the end zone just 43 seconds into the game on two quick-strike plays to take a 6-0 lead. After holding the Spartans on their first offensive possession, the Eagles then marched 85 yards for another score, building its lead to 14-0.

With 3:30 left in the first half, Turpin then got on the board. After converting on a key third down pass to running back Michael Hooper, quarterback Nick Haddad then hit slot receiver Matt Millikin on a short screen pass for the touchdown. Drew Dierig’s point-after kick was good, and the young Spartans had cut the Eagle’s lead in half, 14-7.

But, on the ensuing kickoff, Milford returned the kick 79 yards for a touchdown, increasing its lead to 22-7 after a successful two-point conversion.

The third quarter was all Milford, as the Eagles held the Spartans scoreless and scored twice, padding it’s lead to 36-7 after three quarters of play.

In the fourth, the two teams traded touchdowns, with Haddad connecting with wide out Curtis Johnson on a 12-yard touchdown pass. Milford followed that with a score of its own, closing out the game with a final score of 44-14. Turpin falls to 3-3 on the season, while Milford improves to 1-5-1.

Thanks to Michele Johnson for the game pictures.

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Joh Bell
Joh Bell
Eric Bohenek
Eric Bohenek
Jacob Bolin
Jacob Bolin
DJ Capetillo
DJ Capetillo
Alexander Champlin
Alexander Champlin
Tim Conway
Tim Conway
Reid Crawley
Reid Crawley
Brody Donovan
Brody Donovan
Brogan Eckert
Brogan Eckert
Reece Evans
Reece Evans
Matias Fernadez
Matias Fernadez
Nicholas Hellman
Nicholas Hellman
Luke Hock
Luke Hock
Sam Machmenheimer
Sam Machmenheimer
Zachary Marsh
Zachary Marsh
Philip Messerly
Philip Messerly
Mark Middendorf
Mark Middendorf
Miles Molloy
Miles Molloy
Spencer Owen
Spencer Owen
Samuel Ray
Samuel Ray
Justin Silverstein
Justin Silverstein
Keegan Slaney
Keegan Slaney
Harry Tyszkiewiez
Harry Tyszkiewiez
Charlie Verdin
Charlie Verdin
Chris Ward
Chris Ward

JV & Freshmen Coaches

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Freshmen Football Roster

No. Name Yr Pos
Nate Baumgartner 9 WR/DB
3 Kaidan Naughton 9 RB/LB
4 Josh Schucter 9 WR/DB
12 Jake Bruner 9 RB/LB
14 Connor Stout 9 WR/DB
16 Jakob Williams 9 QB/WR
17 Max Gundrum 9 WR/DB
18 Zach Richard 9 WR/DB
19 Nate Stilgenbauer 9 WR/DB
21 Garrett Manaster 9 WR/DB
28 David Clawson 9 WR/DB
32 Jack Rizzo 9 WR/DB
33 Matt Johnson 9 WR/DB
35 Will Myres 9 RB/DL
40 William Guy 9 WR/DB
44 Gus Harpring 9 WR/LB
45 Alex Woelfel 9 OL/DL
46 Jake Turner 9 OL/DL
50 Kyle Sweeney 9 OL/DL
53 Max Kline 9 OL/DL
55 Drew Hilgefort 9 OL/DL
56 Jaden Schlosser 9 OL/DL
57 Luke Schroeder 9 OL/DL
58 Max Cushman 9 WR/DB
60 Caid Sullivan 9 OL/DL
64 Andrew Burkhart 9 OL/DL
66 Gabriel Hickman 9 OL/DL
67 Alex Miguez 9 OL/DL
75 Carter Meager 9 OL/DL
76 Mason Meloy 9 OL/DL
77 Brandon Bishop 9 OL/DL
85 Alex Steele 9 TE/LB