AMBLER — Lansdale Catholic coach Dominique Dadna called it the first “payday.”
“I think it’s a great start,” he said.
The Crusaders scored on their second and third plays from scrimmage, needing only 34 total plays to score 49 points. LC led 35-0 at the half, applying the Mercy rule and moving the ball in waves on the hot Wissahickon turf.
“I think the offense did well today. I feel like it started with the guys up front,” Meehan said. “Our O-line really made its day.
Meehan completed 8 of 10 passes for 117 yards and 2 points.
After a 30-yard bolt by Jakahi Streeter (cutting and dashing for 52 yards on four carries) made it 7-0 LC, Meehan followed James Webb Jr. with a 26-yard TD and 14-0. got the advantage of He is less than 6 minutes into the contest.
Just before the end of the first quarter, Meehan rolled right, cut back left, and dashed 32 yards for the score and a 21-0 lead.
“Today was the first payday after how we finished last year (1-10), to come out and work hard over the winter. It was a great win for the team,” said Dadna. “Everyone was into it, pushing each other and we just kept pushing forward. We still have a long way to go, but we did what we could. did.”
An 8-yard scoring strike to Streeter and a 5-yard burst by Ian Gramlich extended the lead to 35–0 at halftime and applied the mercy rule after the break.
Eight different Crusaders carried the ball and six more passes were caught.
LC’s defense was equally impressive.
Josh Brown put pressure on Mastbaum quarterback Giovan Vega, Bobby Lombardo made a tackle at the line of scrimmage and Yeboa Kobold intercepted two passes.
Efline Quills (35 yards) and Nicholas O’Brien (22 yards) each broke for touchdown runs in the third quarter to go 49-0. The visitors broke the shutout on a 4-yard TD pass from Vega to Hopkins with 4:13 to play.
The LC will be heading to Ocean City High School (NJ) next weekend for Saturday’s 11am contest with the Boys Latin Charter. Crusader feels like a business trip.
“Boys Latin is all set. We’re going to have a long week of practice, preparation, watching movies and studying,” said Meehan. “We’re all in this together, so I think next week is going to be fun for the team.”
Lansdale Catholic 49, Mastbaum Vo-Tech 8
LC- Jakahi Streeter 30 runs (Eddie Schlotter kick) at 8:30.
LC-James Webb Jr. 26 passes (schlotter kick) from Cole Meehan, 6:21.
LC-Meehan 32 runs (schlotter kick), 2:06.
6:30 LC-Streeter 8 pass from Meehan (Schrotter kick).
LC-Ian Gremlich 5 runs (schlotter kick), :30.
LC-Efrain Quiles 35 runs (schlotter kick), 10:08.
LC-Nicholas O’Brien 22 runs (schlotter kick), 3:56.
M-Quadir Hopkins made four passes from Jovan Vega (a run by Klair Ancrum Thomas) in 4:13.
First Down 6 16
Rush Yard 23-29 24-261
Pass (cai) 4-11-2 8-10-0
passyard 66 117
Total yards 95 378
Punt 3 0
Penalty yards 2-17 1-5
Fumble lost 4-0 0-0
M: Simir Gaines 4-(-9); Tamir Brown 8-41; Jovan Vega 5-(-6); Kudill Hopkins 2-1; Claire Ankrum Thomas 4-2.
LC: Quiles 4-55, TD. Gramlich 3-25, TD. Jacahi Streeter 4-52, TD; Kenwar Johnson 4-5; Meehan 1-32, TD; Yeboah Kobold 1-9; JP Bane 4-13;
M: Vega 4-11-66-1-2.
LC: Meehan 8-10-117-2-0.
M: Hopkins 3-16, TD. Kwasi Hawkins 1-50.
LC: Webb Jr. 1-26, TD. Kobold 1-40; Geo Zito 2-33; Jack Tresiak 1-5; Bane 1-2; Streeter 2-11, TD.
LC: Kobold 2.