Senior Jacob Kostner booted a 25-yard field goal with three minutes remaining in the contest to give the Buccaneers a hard-fought 17-14 win over the host Trojans of Fruitport on Thursday night.
The Buccaneers outgained the Trojans on the night, 244 yards to 177, but it was Fruitport that held a 14-7 lead thanks to Nick Kramer’s 1-yard touchdown run and Brice Wahr’s two-point conversion catch late in the third quarter.
The Bucs tied the game on Joey Zelenka’s 3-yard scoring run with 5:36 to play.
Schaefer Thelen rushed for 154 yards for the Bucs, who visit East Lansing next Friday.
Nathan Kriger had 94 yards rushing and made nine tackles, including two for a loss, for the Trojans.
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