PHOTOS BY Bruce Darrow/Penns Grove's Jon Coppage #8 avoids being tackle by #1 Michael Becker before being brought down by Ian Hart #33. Running to assist is #25 Jeremy Collins.
GLOUCESTER CITY (September 23)- Gloucester City High's QB Steve Goad threw two touchdown passes and a pair of conversion passes in the final 70 seconds for an amazing comeback win over Penns Grove on Saturday.
With 6:48 left in the fourth quarter, Penns Grove scored to go ahead 21-6. With 1:10 left Lions Robert Filer #84 caught a 15-yard TD pass from Goad. Filer also caught the conversion pass from Goad.
On the ensuing kickoff, Michael Becker recovered the on side kick. Fourth and five from the 31, Goad found Filer for a TD to bring the Lions within a point.
Lions Coach Leon Harris sent in the signal to go for the two- point conversion setting up Goad throwing a pass to Michael Becker #1 for the final 22-21.
Note: NBC 10 will feature Gloucester City High School this Friday at 6:15 PM. School.
Photo by Bruce Darrow/Lions Kyle Stewart #9 breaks through the defense as Penns Grove's Kenneth Jefferson trys to grab him.