Two-Time Defending State Champion Fighting Irish Look to Make It Two In A Row Against Cardinals
The Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish are defending, Back-to-Back, Division III State Champions and handed Mooney their lone shutout loss of the season last year by a score of 25-0. The Irish enter the game with a record of 2-1, defeating Akron Garfield in week 1 and Lake Catholic last week, while falling to Walsh Jesuit in week 2, snapping the Irish's 25-game win streak dating back to 2012. The game will be played at Austintown Fitch on Friday at 7:30pm. A preview of the game has been posted.
Mooney Defense Records Second Consecutive Shutout, Tops Buchtel 31-0
Mooney defeated Akron Buchtel on Friday at Stambaugh Stadium by a final score of 31-0. Mooney moves to 2-1 while the Griffins are 0-3 this season. A team effort went into the scoring for the Cardinals including touchdowns by CJ Amill, Anthony Gill, DJ Anderson, and Andrew Armstrong who scored a defensive touchdown. Zak Kennedy was perfect on conversions and added a 40 yard field goal. The Cardinal defense keeps improving in holding their second consecutive opponent to under 100 yards of total offense. Next week Mooney will play the two-time defending State Champion Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish on Friday night at Austintown Fitch. Game photographs have been posted.
Mooney Tops Boardman for 7th Consecutive Time
The Cardinal defense turned in an excellent effort in shutting out the visiting Boardman Spartans by a score of 27-0. Boardman was held to under 100 yards of total offense. Mooney scoring was led by CJ Amill, Jon Saadey, and Anthony Gill, who all had rushing touchdowns. Zak Kennedy added two field goals. Mooney amassed over 300 yards of total offense. It was the seventh consecutive win for Mooney over Boardman in one of the Valley's best rivalries. Next week Mooney will play the 1-1 Akron Buchtel Griffins at YSU. Kickoff is at 7:30. A recap and photographs have been posted.
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