Mooney Opens a 14-0 lead, Plays Tough Defense to Top the St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish 35-10
The Cardinals took an early first quarter lead at 14-0, and a halftime lead of 21-3 and defeated the Fighting Irish 35-10 on Friday night in Austintown. Scoring for the Cardinals were Jack Reider, CJ Amill, Jon Saadey (running and passing) and Anthony Gill. Zak Kennedy was perfect on extra point conversions. The Mooney defense had another excellent performance, holding the Irish to several three-and-out situations. The Cardinals advance to 3-1 on the year and will play Mentor Lake Catholic on Saturday in Mentor. Photographs of the game will be posted over the weekend.
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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