Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) December 11, 2009
CoachYouthSports.com and WinningFootballDrills.com would like to congratulate the Sparta NJ White-Lites for winning the 2009 NJ Youth Football League Pee Wee Division Championship.
Avenging their only loss of the season, Sparta White-Lites took on their cross town rivals, the powerful Sparta Blue-Lites and won 8-6 on a QB sneak by Anthony Argula with 9 seconds remaining in the game.
Many fans who were present characterized the game as one of the most exciting ever seen in youth football. The championship game featured the undefeated and unscored upon Sparta Blue-Lites vs. the 9-1 Sparta White-Lites.
From the opening kick-off, the game showcased the hard hitting defense of both teams, led by Tyler Dalzell for the White-Lites and Brian Olshanski for the Blue-Lites.
The scored was deadlocked 0-0 at the half.
The Sparta Blue-Lites drew first blood, scoring in the 3rd quarter by a run from their bruising Fullback Jimmy Cartier. The teams battled for the remainder of the game with the Sparta White-Lites scoring on a safety with 1:40 remaining in the game.
After a great punt return by Lucas Faria and run by Anthony Argula, the Sparta White-Lites went to their hurry-up offense marching down the field on 3 consecutive pass plays from Anthony Argula to Skyler Francisco. With only 9 seconds remaining in the game, QB Anthony Argula followed his Center, Thomas Bais, into the end zone, securing the championship with an 8-6 victory.
The 2009 Sparta White-Lites were lead by: Anthony Argula QB, Thomas Bais LB/C, Dylan Bray OL/LB, Tyler Colon DL, Tyler Dalzell OL/DE, Joe DeAquino LB, Michael DeMatteo WR/DB, Chad DiBlasio DB, Kyle Dilger WR/DE, Ryan Faber RB/DE, Lucas Faria RB/LB, Skyler Francisco RB/LB, Chris Frontoria OL/DL, Jacob Hertzberg DB, Chris Johnson WR/DB, Mike Kehoe OL/DL, Gavin Lally OL/DL, Nick Manno OL/DL, Sean McIntyre DL, Connor Merklinger RB/DB, Trevor Moore DL, Jack Nelson WR/DL/K, Sean Young RB/DB, Dylan Youngclaus OL/DL.
CoachYouthSports.com and WinningFootballDrills.com congratulates the 2009 NJ Youth Football League Pee Wee Division Champion Sparta NJ White-Lites and the rest of the teams in the league for a great effort during the 2009 season.