On September 9th the Clinton Middle School football program started their season at home against the Trojans of Adrian-Madison. Forfeiting an actual game, both the 7th and 8th grade squads will both start their seasons off 1-0. The 8th grade made some solid plays on both sides of the ball while the 7th grade was able to dominate offensively. Voll, Schaffner, and Randolph were the lead backs for the 7th grade offense while Keith, Randolph, and Voll were key players on the defensive side of the ball.
Some key highlights of the 7th grade game include the monster goal line stand for the Redskin defense taking a 1st and goal on the 5 yard line and backing the Trojans up 18 yards for a failed 4th down conversion, as well as the stout rushing attack.
The 7th grade will travel to Manchester to play the Dutchmen next Wednesday, September 16th, with kickoff at 4:30, the 8th is off next week.