No. 14 Monroe Football Victorious over Valley Forge Military College on the Road
WAYNE, Pa., October 6, 2018 – With another strong day on defense and a balanced offensive attack, the No. 14-ranked Monroe College football team defeated Valley Forge Military College on the road by a score of 28-7 Saturday afternoon. The Mustangs remain unbeaten by improving to 4-0 on the year, while Valley Forge drops to 3-3 on the year.
Zaire Jones had two highlight-reel plays on the day. His first was a 90-yard touchdown run earlier in the game. Jones later ripped off a 40-yard touchdown on fourth down late in the third quarter to cap off the scoring at 28-7.
Other highlights for the Mustangs include a gritty touchdown catch by Tyler Hodge, as well as a big catch for Keveon Clark. Defensively, Grant Melton had an interception, as well as four sacks. Niadre Zouzoua and Jordan Valerius-Twymanwere also able to get to the quarterback.
The Mustangs will face their toughest test of the season to date on Saturday, Oct. 13, when they visit No. 6 Lackawanna College for a Northeast Football Conference matchup in Scranton, Pa. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.