Boys Junior Varsity Football · JV Football Wins Home Opener Verses Eastern Hancock

The Cardinal Ritter Raider JV football team opened up it’s home football season Monday evening against the Eastern Hancock Royals.   The Raider scoring started with a pass from Jay Gartrell to Josh Johnson. Troy Wilson added the 2 point conversion putting the Raiders up 8-0!  The Raiders marched down the field and called Wilson’s number again, for an 8 yard touchdown run!  Jayden Flemming added the 2pt conversion, Raiders were up 16-0.
The defense then put points on the board, when Kam Henderson stripped the ball from a Royal running back and raced 40 yards for the touchdown.   The 2 point conversion pass from Gartrell to Josh Johnson failed and the Raiders were up 22-0.  The defense stopped the Royals and the offense drove the ball down the field, with Wilson scoring his second touchdown of the day!   Kemari Robinson added the 2 point conversion, Raiders 30, Royals 0.  The first half ended with the Royals scoring ending the half with Raiders up 30-6.   The 3rd quarter was highlighted by a 25 yard TD pass from Ashton Roberson to Josh Johnson.  Roberson called his own number for the 2 point conversion, Raiders 38-6.
The final score of the day was a 16 yard TD run by DeJuan Brown, with Kemari Robinson adding the 2 point conversion.   Final score The Cardinal Ritter Raiders 46, Royals 6.  Defensive highlights consisted of  Valentine Anuka with 3 tackles and 2 quarterback sacks, Onye Nwosiosi with 3 tackles and a fumble recovery ,and DeJuan Brown with 2 tackles and an interception.   Josh Johnson led the offense with 114 receiving yards.
Please join your JV Raider football team next week with a home game starting at 6pm against the Triton Central Tigers!