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Jesup upsets #2 Dike-New Hartford 35-33

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In 1A District 4, second ranked Dike-New Hartford looking to finish the regular season unbeaten. They would face a tough test in Jesup team. The J-Hawks are also playoff bound for the first time in 12 years.

The ball would be hard to hold on to, and Jesup would capitalize. Brendan Murray would score first on a 1 yard run. Then Drew Schmit would connect with Kyle DeBerg to give Jesup a 14-0 lead.

The Wolverines would grab some momentum back on special teams. Connor Neuroth fields the kickoff at the 13. He dodges defenders and shakes of a couple tackles before finding open space. He scores on an 87 yard kick return.

But the Jesup D came ready to play. Tyler Lienau would take an interception to the Wolverine 17. Two plays later, Schmit would find Ehtan Wyant in the corner of the end zone. The J-Hawk lead 21-7 at half.

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