Mineral Ridge’s Jalen Royal-Eiland (4) runs past Jackson-Milton’s Noah Kramer (15) runs for a 1st down.
NORTH JACKSON — The Mineral Ridge Rams wrecked the Jackson-Milton Blue Jays perfect season in dominating fashion on Friday night.
The Blue Jays started the year 4-0 before falling to the visiting Rams 45-0 in a Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference, Scarlet Tier duel.
“Like I told our players all week, undefeated no more,” Mineral Ridge coach Brian Shaner said. ” Jackson-Milton will not be undefeated after they play us. Well, my guys went out and proved me right.”
“That’s our brand of football. We played a tough beginning of the schedule. We’ve known we’ve had this kind of football team. It was just, when was it going to happen? It was finally tonight.”
After marching down the field and running in for a touchdown, the Rams returned an interception for a score and led 14-0. Junior Gil Blair added a 27-yard field goal after…