Grant wins Sac-Joaquin Division II section title

Grant wins Sac-Joaquin Division II section title

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Grant wins Sac-Joaquin Division II section title

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Grant defeated St. Mary’s 21-14 in the Sac-Joaquin D-II Championship on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014.

The Grant Pacers defeated the St. Mary’s Rams to win the the Sac-Joaquin Division II Championship 21-14 Friday night at Hornets Stadium on the campus of Sacramento State.

The Pacers struck first when Grant’s Deondre’ Whittington-Grays scored from one yard out giving the Pacers the 7-0 lead.

St. Mary’s answered when QB Noah Righetti scored on a keeper to tie the game at 7-7 going into halftime.

In the second half, St. Mary’s Demetrious Ferguson ran the opening kickoff and scored the 94-yard touchdown to give the Rams their first lead of the game.

Grant stayed composed and answered back. QB Donovan Brown found Ariyon Huff for a 42-yard catch to tie game at 14-14.

Late in the game, on fourth and goal on the 1-yard line, Grant’s Brown made it into the end zone with the quarterback keeper and the go ahead touchdown to put the Pacers up 21-14.

The Rams tried to make one last drive but could not get past the Pacer defense.

Grant win their 7th Sac-Joaquin Division II title and remain a perfect 14-0.

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