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Sport Recap: Soccer |
Pacific College opened up the 2021 spring soccer season with a 26 – three win versus George Fox in Newberg on Friday evening. Senior quarterback Kenyon Harris led the Boxers finishing 16 of the 18 passes he tried with three passing touchdowns, whereas senior operating again Joshua Harris rushed for 131 yards and was liable for the one speeding landing of the sport. The win Friday evening marks a brand new period of Boxer soccer as Ian Falconer claims his first win as head coach.
The Boxers (1-Zero) opened up the scoring on the primary drive of the sport with a 7 minute, 42 second, 15 play, 75 yard drive that resulted in a Joshua Harris eight yard speeding landing. In the course of the opening drive, Pacific discovered success within the passing recreation going four for four for 30 yards. The longest play of the opening drive got here on a Harris move that linked with senior extensive receiver Ty Hargis for 15 yards.
The Boxers tallied 381 yards of whole offense in a balanced assault with 206 coming by way of the air and 175 on the bottom. The Boxers had 6 totally different receivers get entangled. Senior receiver Ty Hargis led the way in which for the Boxer receivers with 9 receptions amounting to a complete of 99 yards.
The Bruins (Zero-1) recorded 276 yards of whole offense within the loss together with 196 by way of the air. Quarterback Haiden Schaan accomplished 18 of 36 passes for 196 yards and no touchdowns within the loss. Receiver Alex Garrett led the way in which for the Bruins receivers with 7 catches for 103 yards.
Following a George Fox punt to begin the second quarter, the Boxers discovered success within the air. Boxer quarterback Kenyon Harris linked with Kash Taylor for what could be the longest play of the sport, a 53-yard completion for a landing adopted by a Caden Almer additional level that was good.
On the following drive, the Bruins put collectively a 70-yard drive that left them with threerd and aim on the 5-yard line. Bayley-Allen Manliguis was capable of get his palms on the threerd down and move and pull within the interception in the long run zone ensuing the within the Boxers first take away of the 2021 spring season.
The Bruins had been capable of kick a 24-yard subject aim with 1:08 remaining within the first half to get on the scoreboard previous to the intermission.
The Boxers protection returned within the second half proper the place they left off forcing a fast three and out in the course of the Bruins first possession. Of their second possession of the half for the Bruins, the Boxer protection pressured one other turnover when sophomore defensive lineman Noah Steverson was capable of pressure a fumble on the Pacific two-yard line leading to a touchback and Pacific soccer.
Following the turnover by the Bruins, the Boxers put collectively a 14 play, 80-yard drive capped off by a 20-yard landing reception by Isaiah Pitre on a threerd and 6 play from simply contained in the pink zone.
Following one other three and out pressured by the Boxer protection, the offense started working and scored as soon as extra with 24-yard connection to Ty Hargis for his first landing of the brand new marketing campaign. The Boxer offense throughout this drive used an assault consisting of seven speeding performs and four passing performs as a way to take 5 minutes and 45 seconds off the clock.
When requested following the sport about how proud he was along with his crew taking part in of their first recreation since November 16th, 2019, head coach Ian Falconer stated, “Like many people, these children have been by way of a lot. They regularly have responded to life’s challenges with good, constructive decisions and tonight was no totally different! Via this rollercoaster of a yr, they’ve regularly determined to create a tradition rooted within the soccer household and fixed progress.”
Pacific will face George Fox to wrap up the season on April 9th with scheduled kickoff at 7 P.M. at residence in Hanson Stadium.