New York High School Football - St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute trounces Cardinal O'HaraSeptember 22, 2012: Tonawanda, NY 14150
In Saturday's league match, the visiting St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute Marauders football squad scored a big 35-0 victory over the Cardinal O'Hara Hawks.
In their next game, the Marauders clash with the Aquinas Institute Little Irish (Rochester, NY) in a non-league match, on Friday, September 28. St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute will attempt to move on its 4-0 season record. The Little Irish enter the match with a 4-0 record after their 6-3 non-league win over McQuaid Jesuit (Rochester, NY).
The Hawks (0-4) will now prepare for their match against University Prep (Rochester, NY). The enter the non-league match with a 0-4 record. In their last match, University Prep was crushed by Finney/Northstar Christian Academy (Penfield, NY), 15-6, in a league match.
St Joes - 8:58 - Ilo Noble 62 yd run - 2 plays, 66yds in 1:00 - Brandon Belles PAT
ST Joes - 5:56 - Ilo Noble 60 yd run - 1 play, 60 yds in 0:15 - Belles PAT
St Joes - 3:18 - Ilo Noble 66 yd run - 1 play, 66 yds in 0:15 - Belles PAT
Joes runs 4 offensive plays, 3 long runs by Ilo Noble on his first 3 touches of the game(188 yds). In between possesions, Joes defense forces (3) 3 and outs by the Hawks.
St Joes - 10:36 - Rod Payne 2 yd run - 4play drive, 36 yds in 2:00 - Belles PAT after Joes stops OHara on a 4th and short attempt.
Joes starters out mid way thru 2nd quarter at 6:48 mark. A gain of 13 yds and 2 questionable flags on the same play nets 38 yds for OHara that sets up the first and goal at the 2 under 30 seconds remaining in first half. Joes starting defense brought back to preserve the defensive shut out.
First half Time of possesion only 7 minutes for Joes, 15 offensive plays(12 runs - 3 passes) and 28 pts. Those 12 rushes accounts for all of Joes 248 yds in the half. Noble done for the half after first 3 carries and 188 yds.
St Joes - 00:18 - Nigel Davis 23 yd run - 6 plays, 49 yds in 1:30
Joes starters start the second half for both the offensive and defenive series to keep momentum on a game that was turning ugly towards the end of first half. Joes does turn the ball over on a Davis interception after a nine play drive and first down at the Hawks 22 yd line to start the half.
Noble rushes for 48 more yds and the starters are again done for the day midway in 3rd quarter after 2 series. Noble has 236 yds on the day on only 8 carries.
Joes out gains OHara 356 yds (29 carries) to 145 yds(40 carries) on the ground. 377 TOTAL yds in all for Joes vs 192 TOTAL for OHara.
Defensively, St Joes preserves thier first shutout in 2 years of the Coach Shiflet defensive era at SJCI, and the second of Head Coach Gilberts 3 year tenure.
Defense led by our normal stalwarts in the middle, Jr. Rod Payne(10 tackles, 7 solo, 1 for loss ) and Sr. Jack Bargnesi( 8 tackles, 5 solo).
A surprising development was the performance of Jr. Anthony Castellani adding 9 tackles(8 solo and a sack) vs OHaras number 1 offense. As always Seniors Frank Spina and Mike Hubert remain solid with 6 and 7 stops a peice.
Make sure you see a @SJCIBigBrother for a bus ticket to this Friday evenings game vs Section V power, Aquainas and respectfully cheer your brothers on to try and reach 5-0 on the year!