Friday, November 3, 2017
Haslett High School
East Lansing High School
The Trojans got another strong defensive performance Friday in their 14-3 victory over Haslett in a Division 3 district final. East Lansing (9-2) forced three turnovers and stopped Haslett twice on downs late to capture the program’s first district championship since 2011. The Trojans move on to face Battle Creek Harper Creek in a regional next week.
The first turnover was an interception by Kaleb Elam that he returned 18 yards. The Trojans ran 13 consecutive times before Connor Charamella found the end zone from 1 yard out.
Jamar Mills scored late in the 4th quarter from 4 yards out to seal the victory for East Lansing.
Connor Charamella was 11/16 for 87 yards. Kobe Hayward ran 22 times for 95 yards. Mykel Thornton had 8 tackles including a sack; Spencer Tyler, Jamar Mills, and Derrick Lee each had 7 tackles to lead the defensive unit.
East Lansing – Connor Charamella 1 yard run – Jack Morse Kick
Haslett – Nate Magnusson 27 yard FG
East Lansing- Jamar Mills 4 yard run – Jack Morse Kick