ESPNU to televise Mount Union/St. Thomas national championship game
By JON KLEINKNECHT
Inquirer Sports Editor
The Mount Union and St. Thomas NCAA Division III national championship football game will be televised LIVE on ESPNU Friday at 7 p.m.
This is the 8th CONSECUTIVE year the Purple Raiders have appeared in the championship game. They last won it in 2008.
Brothers Alex and Jack Nicholls — Galion High School graduates — are members of the Mount Union squad.
Alex is a senior starting defensive back.
Jack is a junior wide receiver.
On the season, Alex has 32 tackles, 3 interceptions and has broken up 6 passes.
Jack has caught 23 passes for 313 yards and 3 touchdowns.
They are the sons of Mike and Melinda (Jones) Nicholls of Galion (GHS Class of 1977).