Dover, Del. – The Wesley Wolverines took on the Framingham State University Rams in the first round of NCAA playoffs on Saturday, November 23. The Wolverines pulled off an incredible 58-21 win to advance to round two next weekend.
Marcellus Pack opened scoring for the Wolverines as he returned the opening kickoff for an 84-yard touchdown and 7-0 lead just 11 seconds into the game.
The Wolverines extended that lead with a pair of touchdown passes from freshman Drew Fry to take a 20-0 lead with five minutes left in the first.
Framingham State found their way to the board on their next possession a four yard run.
Wesley scored one more time on a 12 yard pass to Jerrish Halsey to bring the score 27-7 heading into the second.
Six minutes left in the first half, Framingham's Adam Wojenski threw the ball right into the hands of Mike Brewer who completed the 92-yard interception return, increasing the score to 34-7 (extra point good by Nick Bruhn).
Fry completed one more 7-yard pass to Mike Credle, 51-7, early in the third quarter.
Framinghams Wojenski threw the ball away again, this time straight in the hands of safety Coray Williams who ran the ball 85-yards to the end zone for a Wolverine touchdown.
Framingham found it in them to score two more times in the fourth quarter to end the game 58-21 Wesley.
Marcellus Pack also caught two kickoff returns for 134-yards and one touchdown.
Ryan Clemons led the defense with six solo tackles, one assist for a total of seven tackles. Shaq Brittingham tallied 1.5 sacks for eight yards and 2.5 tackles for a loss of 11 yards. Shymere Vessels also had 1.5 sacks for 10 yards and 1.5 tackles for a loss of 10 yards.
The Wolverines now advance to round two of NCAA playoffs as they take on Delaware Valley at home, Saturday, Nov. 30th. Kick-off is scheduled for noon.
The Wolverines and the Aggies are no strangers to each other as they have already had a quadruple overtime battle earlier this season. Wesley persevered and came out on top, 24-18.