EDISON, NJ - Canucks win! And are starting the season 2-0 for the first time since 2010. The North Plainfield football Canucks won a thriller 38-30 over St. Thomas Aquinas on Friday. The Canucks rallied to out score the Trojans 31-8 in the last 27 minutes of the game.
Khan-Yae Stevens caught two touchdown passes and Ahmaad Murkey returned an interception. Quarterback Keiahn Grenald went out due to injury in the fourth. Backup quarterback Michael Knight took over and with 2:00 left connected with Khan-Yae Stevens for a touchdown. The icing on.the win came when Elijah Roselle sacked the Trojans quarterback to end the game.
North Plainfield scoring:
North Plainfield: McGlone, 2 run (Grabko kick)
North Plainfield: FG Grabko, 35
North Plainfield: Stevens, 25 pass from Grenald, (Grabko, kick)
North Plainfield: Grenald, 2 run (Stevens, pass from Grenald)
North Plainfield: Stevens, 45 pass from Knight, (kick failed)
North Plainfield: Murkey, interception return (Grabko, kick)