8/25 5:00 H
Week #7 vs.Chicago
Lions Roar in 4th, Stun Wolfpack
For three quarters it was all Wolfpack "D" as they were pitching a shutout vs. the Leo Lions
After a well played, defensive first quarter by both teams, St. Ignatius drew first blood when Dlyan
The St. Ignatius Wolfpack defense stalled long offensive drives as Niels Peterson and Mike Jones both intercepted passes which helped preserve the shutout for three quarters.
The 4th quarter belonged to the Leo Lions as they finally got on the board when #7, Willie Harper, found an open #22, Mario Grayson( rushing 12/33/1TD, rec 3/78/ 1TD,) in the end zone for six. The two point conversion was no good and they were still down 7-6 with 11:35 left on the clock.
The intensity picked up as every second melted off of the clock. Both teams led long drives that stalled. But then the lions went ahead for goos when #13, Marcus Cribbs, did his best Walter Payton impression by running through a sea of Wolfpack defenders for a 50 yard TD run that put Leo up for good 12 -7 with 3:33 left.
Schroeder put the game out of reach 1 minute and 29 seconds later with a 24 yard run that set the score.
The Lions defense was led by Omotiya Culverson who recorded 13 tackles and a sack and Latroy Townsend who made 12 tackles and 1 sack.
by John Fox
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