Stags maul Sharks in semipro football

Sussex County team now 3-0

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  • Stags quarterback Jimmy Lahue in the first quarter. Photos by George Leroy Hunter

  • Stags ball carrier Jeff Mack II works his way through the lines.

  • Silk City Sharks quarterback Santiago in the midst of throwing the ball in the first half.

  • Stags Mack advances the ball to the open field in the first half.

  • A Silk City ball carrier is caught by a Sussex defender in the first quarter.

  • Stags running back Sean Roth with the ball.

  • A Silk City ball carrier on the move.

  • An offensive play by the Sussex Stags.

  • Sharks quarterback Santiago runs with the ball on a keeper in the first half.

  • Several members of the Sussex Stags offensive line take a break on the bench.

NEWTON — The Sussex Stags defeated the Silk City Sharks (Paterson, N.J.) 40-0 on Saturday, June 30 2018. The semi-pro football game took place at Newton High School in Newton.

The Stags are now at a 3-0 start after also defeating the Syracuse Strong (New York) and the Delaware County Raiders (Delaware County, Pennsylvania) earlier in the season.

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