Niles West completely dominated the first half of the game from kickoff to the end of the half. Jeremiah Jordan took the opening possession on a 37 yard run and a 16 yard touchdown. On the ensuing possession Mike McGivern found Andrew Milhulet for a 19 yard TD pass. The first quarter didn't end any better for Maine West losing a fumble with 3 seconds left.
Niles West drove down the field to open the second quarter ending in a 17 yard TD run by Anthony Underwood. However Maine West finally cracked the scoreboard on their next possession on a TD run by Matt Roman.
Jeremiah Jordan took the kickoff all the way into Maine West territory which once again ended in a TD strike from McGivern to Jake Glotzer for 27 yards. Maine West once again lost a fumble this time at their own 7 yard line which Jake Glotzer once again scored on a rushing touchdown. The score at halftime was 40-6 in favor of Niles West.
The second half was no better for Maine East by fumbling away the opening possession of the second half. Niles West converted the turnover into points on a 2 yard TD run by Anthony Underwood.
Niles West to this point scored on all of their possessions until being stopped on their second possession of the third quarter. However Underwoods TD with 7:19 left in the third quarter with Niles up by 40 the running clock was not in favor of Maine West. Niles West however was not finished scoring with Tommy Galanopoulos taking the ball in for a 10 yard TD run with 2:35 left in the game. Final score Niles West Wolves 53 Maine West Warriors 6.
High School Football (varsity) - Maine West at Niles West. Friday, September 7, 2012. Kick-off 7:30pm CT
Final Score: 6 MAI, 53 NIL