St. Edward Looks to Stop Mooney's Four-Game Winning Streak on Friday
Mooney will face arguably the toughest team on its schedule this week in the Lakewood St. Edward Eagles, who come in to the game with a 3-2 record. After starting 3-0, St. Edward has lost its last two games to outstanding competition. Mooney will need to play a near-perfect game on both sides of the ball to overcome such an outstanding team as the Eagles. Kickoff is 7:30pm at YSU on Friday. The game will be webcast on Eagles Sports Network and can be found HERE.
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.
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.
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