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PHOTO STORY: NAVY BEATS S. ALABAMA, part II
Posted Nov 17, 2013
Navy defeated South Alabama 42-14 on Saturday at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Md. GoMids.com's Alison Althouse was at the game and captured these images (second half).
's #97 (
) kicks off to start the second half.
#19) continues to get great pass protection as the third quarter starts.
Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) fakes a hand-off to Shawn White (Navy #39) before
(#26) takes the ball and rushes for 10 yards.
rushes for 14 yards before being stopped by Jags #3 (Charles Watson) as (L-R) Navy players Marcus Thomas (#26),
(#87) lend their support.
(Navy #20) tacks on 16 more yards to his total for the day and another Navy 1st down. Stop is credited to USA #3 (Charles Watson).
Navy's Keenan Reynolds (#19) pushes past the defense for his only rushing TD on the day.
(#6) continues his stellar work on the day. After this successful PAT, the score is Navy 27, South Alabama 14 (Clock 11:18 in third quarter).
Jags #24 (
) kickoff return is halted at the USA31 by Navy's
(#45) causes Jags #2 (
) to rush his throw, resulting in an incomplete pass.
Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) is sacked for an 11yd loss by Navy's Paul Quessenberry (#45), ending the USA drive.
After a series of negated plays, Navy's Punter,
(#11) gets off a 38 yard punt to the USA45. Beltran's pass protection team shown (L-R) are
(#95) and Will Anthony (#90).
(#22) looks for the crowd's support in a third down situation... GET LOUD!
Navy's Marcus Thomas (#26) puts the ball away after a high pitch from Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19).
Navy's Marcus Thomas (#26) is able to shrug off this diving tackle attempt by Jags #23 (Roman Buchnan) to gain 10 yards and another Navy 1st down!
Working now with back-up center
(Navy #63) goes smoothly as Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) rolls out and looks for his next target.
Navy's punter, Pablo Beltran (#11), is able to get 48 yards on his last punt of the third quarter.
USA back-up QB #7 (
) completes pass to Jags #5 (
) but he is quickly met and stopped by Navy's
(#13) combine to stop Jags #7 (Brandon Bridge), as Navy's
(#2) come in for support.
Jags pass to #1 (
) is complete but stopped immediately by Navy's Chris Johnson (#46), DJ Sargenti (#52) and Cody Peterson (#53).
Even through the fog on the field, it was easy to see that the throw to Jags #9 (
) was uncatchable, especially with Navy's Myer Krah (#9) in pass coverage.
(#72) and Cody Peterson (#53) combine to take down Jags #7 (
Jags #13 (
) can't make the catch when Navy's Chris Johnson (#46) gets in on the play.
Navy's Parrish Gaines (#2) wraps up Jags #8 (Jay Jones) to stop him at the Navy4.
Navy's Cody Peterson stops Jags #29 (
) with some help from Obi Uzoma (Navy #44) and Travis Bridges (Navy #72).
Co-Captain Cody Peterson (Navy #53), after stopping USA drive at the 4yard line.
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) goes to work and hands off to Quinton Singleton (#36) for a 3 yard gain.
(#21) is caught by Jags #22 (Qudarius Ford) while
(#88) and Demond Brown (#25) work to clear the field.
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) fires a brilliant pass through the Jags defenders into the waiting hands of DeBrandon Sanders (#21).
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) rushes behind
(#62) for another Navy 1st down.
(#85) celebrates with Geoffrey Whiteside (#29) after his TD pass.
Navy's Matt Aiken (#85) follows up his TD catch with the catch for a two-point conversion. After both plays, the score is now Navy 35, South Alabama 14 (Clock 07:49 in the 4th quarter).
Co-Captain Matt Aiken (#85), having an amazing Senior Game.
(#91) pressures Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) into an incomplete pass.
(#38) catches some serious air - pass by Jags #2 (Ross Metheny) falls incomplete.
Jags #39 (
) gets his punt away just as Navy's Obi Uzoma (#44) and William Tuider (#38) threaten.
The Navy goats seem unaware of all the excitement around them.
Keenan Reynolds (Navy #19) sets up *his* final play of the drive, behind center Blaze Ryder (#63).
Navy makes a QB change, bringing in
(Navy #18) for the remainder of the game.
Navy's Tago Smith (#18) rushes for 2 yards before being stopped by Jags #38 (Bryson James).
(#32) goes up the middle for a yard before being stopped by Jags #84 (
Navy's Tago Smith (#18) gets the 1st down with this 12 yard run. Navy's
stands by as needed.
"I believe that we will win"... the mids are ecstatic.
Navy's Nick Sloan (#6) is perfect on the day - his PAT after QB Tago Smith's rushing TD is good! Score: Navy 42, South Alabama 14 (Clock 02:17).
The Superintendent of the Naval Academy, VADM Mike Miller, gets into the action with his own post-TD pushups.
(#14) see action in the Jags final drive.
Navy playmakers include(L-R) Michael Tuimavave (#55),
(#92) Michael Huf (#43) and Don Pearson (#50) as USA's drive comes to an end.
Co-Captains Matt Aiken (#85) and Cody Peterson (#53) continue to lead by example as their Senior game comes to a close.
Senior, Darius Staten (#20) had a stellar night, rushing for 127 yards on 7 carries.
Kudos and thanks to seniors DJ Sargenti (#52) and Jake Zuzek (#64) on a great year.
All photos by Alison Althouse for GoMids.com.
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Academy Review: Week Twelve
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PHOTO STORY: NAVY BEATS S. ALABAMA, part I
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