(BRANDON HANSEN/Chewelah Independent)
There are Senior Nights every year, but not one quite like the one Northport had on November 8. You see, these seniors were at the core of the 10-year-old program, making up the numbers to keep the roster playable and developing as the years went on.
This particular group of QB Tanner Malcolm, RB Jahson Rahif, WR Ty Williams, OL Morgan Buhl, OL Jason Corcoran and RB Sebastian Birley have created a brotherhood.
“It means a lot, because we’ve had a lot of great memories throughout the years,” Rahif said. “I’ve learned a lot on both sides of the ball thanks to our coaches.”
Most of the season, the Mustangs had just 10 players to spread out on the eight positions on the field every Friday. This mean many of the seniors were out on the field for nearly every single play.
“It shows you how to get up after being down,” Sebastian “Seabass” Birley said. More