In a game played Sept. 16 at Emery High School in Castle Dale, the Emery Spartan J.V. Team defeated the Union Cougars 21-12.
Emery's defense was outstanding. Everyone on defense played well as Emery recorded several tackles for loss and sacks.
Emery sustained three long drives in which they scored touchdowns. Mike Jones scored on a six yard run, Wade Bohn on a eight yard run and Riley Spears on a 18 yard touchdown reception. Damon Downing kicked a PAT and Ryan Draper made good a two point conversion. Emery was led in rushing by Mike Jones with 74 yards. Ryan Draper with 59 yeards and Wade Bohn with 41 yards. Downing was 9/15 passing with one touchdown and 89 yards. Dempsey Jeffs completed one pass for 12 yards. This writers Emery's MVP's were Justin Miller on defense as he led Emery in tackles and Damon Downing for his passing and leadership at quarterback.