Northwest Premier Junior Football League 10U Championship Game

The Benson Bruins had their jetpacks on as they were flying all over the field both defensively and offensively in their championship game against the CD Panthers. Benson recovered a fumble by CD’s Zavion Watkins on the first play of the game. The play led to a 4-yard touchdown run by Benson’s Damari “Mar Mar” King with 7:37 left in the first quarter, as the Bruins took a 6-0 lead.

Soon after, the Bruins’ opened the flood gates as they scored quickly and often. The Bruins’ Tyson Glenn-Thomas intercepted a pass at the Bruin 46 yard line. That Play set-up a 43-yard touchdown run by Micah Meneese with 4:57 left in quarter. After a strong defensive stand deep in their own territory, Benson’s Reylen Witherspoon scored on a 90-yard run with 37 seconds left in the quarter. After a successful extra point attempt by Micah Meneese the Bruins held a 19-0 lead.

The Bruin lead increased to 25-0 when King broke free on a 40-yard touchdown run, and then Micah Meneese connected with his brother, Marques Meneese on a 10 yard touchdown pass, as Benson took a 32-0 lead into the half after a successful pat by Kellen Hightower.

In the third quarter, Micah Meneese returned an interception 52 yards for a touchdown, before he closed out the scoring with his third rushing touchdown (4th total) on the day as they Bruins walked away with a 51-0 shutout victory in the championship game, and ended their season undefeated.