Multiple Teams · Nutley High School Varsity Football falls to West Essex 27-22


Saturday, September 9, 2017

1:00 PM

West Essex
AWAY
27

Nutley High School
HOME
22

Game Recap

The Maroon Raiders lost a hard fought battle with West Essex on Saturday, September 9th. Nutley took the lead with just 4 seconds to go, but a last second KO return by West Essex sealed the game. Nutley was lead by Josh O’Neill who was 11/21 for 243 yards and 2 TD passes. Nick Mainiero rushed for 95 yards and scored twice. WR Vin Russo had 3 catches and his catch on NHS’ last possession gave the Maroon Raiders the lead.

Nutley’s next game is Friday night against Bloomfield at Msgr. Owens Field.

Box Scores

1
2
3
4
West Essex
7

7

13

Nutley
8

7

7

Game Summary

1Q

NHS Scored on its first possession on a 2 yard run by Nick Mainiero and a 2 point conversion by Justin Lucia.

2Q

Nick Mainiero scored on a 30 yard pass from O'Neill for its second score

3Q

There was no scoring in the 3rd quarter

4Q

Nutley took the lead on a 25 yard pass from O'Neill to Russo. West Essex's Will Perez scored on the ensuing kickoff.