Mooney Drops to 4-3 After Buffalo Canisius Scores 17 Unanswered Points to win 24-17, Ursuline Next

The Canisius Crusaders, who were down 17-7 late in the third quarter, scored 17 unanswered points for a 24-17 victory on their home field.  Mooney drops to 4-3 and can't afford more losses if they hope to advance into the playoffs.  Next up is arch rival Ursuline, who is playing excellent football as of late, sporting a 6-2 record with five consecutive wins.  Kickoff is 7:00pm at YSU on Friday, with Ursuline being the home team.  The game will be broadcast and webcast by 570AM WKBN.  A preview has been posted.

       


Mooney Defense Again Sets the Tone, Cardinals Defeat Lake Catholic 31-6 for Fourth Straight Win

After taking a 28-0 lead in the third quarter, Mooney defeated Mentor Lake Catholic on Saturday night in Mentor by a final score of 31-6.  CJ Amill led the Cardinals in Rushing with 108 yards on 12 carries, while Anthony Gill added 62 yards and a touchdown.  Jordan Jones also scored a touchdown for Mooney.  For the second time this season, defensive back Andrew Armstrong returned an interception for a touchdown (54 yards).  Zak Kennedy was perfect on conversions and added a field goal.   The Cardinals advance to 4-1 on the year and will play Lakewood St. Edward (3-2) on Friday night at YSU.  No photographs of the game will be posted.

    


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 have been posted.