Storm Win On Touchdown In Final Seconds, Defeats Gladiators 52-48
Friday June 19, 2015
Cleveland, OH – The Tampa Bay Storm (6-6, 2-1) defeated the Cleveland Gladiators (7-6, 3-1) by a score of 52-48 at Quicken Loans Arena this Friday night. The Storm won the game on a Julius Gregory touchdown reception with 0:03 left in regulation. Tampa Bay is now in sole possession of second place in the South Division.
Offensively, the Storm was led by Jason Boltus who finished the night completing 24-of-42 passes for 348 yards and six touchdowns. The signal-caller would also rush six times for 19 yards and a score.
Storm wide receiver Julius Gregory was the hero of the night, catching the game-winning touchdown in the final seconds of play. He would finish the night with nine receptions for 103 yards and two touchdowns including the game-winning score. The final drive started on a successful onside kick recovered by Gregory and set-up by kicker Craig Peterson.
The Gladiators were led by quarterback Shane Austin. Austin completed 21-of-34 passes for 229 yards and six touchdowns.