New York High School Football - Xavier held off by St. Joseph-by-the-SeaOctober 14, 2016: Staten Island, NY 10312
In Friday's league game, the St. Joseph-by-the-Sea Vikings (Staten Island, NY) football team tipped the visiting Xavier Knights (New York, NY), by a final score of 21-20.
The Vikings (3-3) will now prepare for their game against St. Francis Prep (Fresh Meadows, NY). The Terriers come into the Catholic AA game with a 0-6 record. In their last game, St. Francis Prep was tipped by St. Peter's (Staten Island, NY), 48-2, in a non-league game.
The Knights now hold a 1-4 record. They take the field next when they travel to Iona Prep for a Catholic AA game on Saturday, October 22. Xavier will battle a Gaels team coming off a 70-20 league win over Fordham Prep (Bronx, NY). The Gaels record now stands at 3-3.