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Albion Scripts Good Start to Football Season

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DEFIANCE, Ohio – Craig Rundle could not have scripted a better start to his 16th season as head football coach at Albion College. The Britons scored on six of their seven first-half possessions and cruised to a 55-0 victory over Defiance College.

"I was pleased with our execution," Rundle said. "We were crisp and sharp in every aspect of the game."

Spencer Krauss, the senior quarterback out of Clinton High School, was 10-of-13 for 148 yards and two touchdowns in the first half. He hooked up with Zach Brewer for a 45-yard score in the first quarter and Brian Spencer on an 18-yard strike in the second.

"Spencer played like I thought he would because he had a great camp," Rundle said. "I think there was only one incompletion where the receiver didn't at least touch the ball."

The offense also ran the ball effectively as Clinton Orr ground up 86 yards in the first half and 107 for the day. He reached the end zone on carries of 8, 12, and 23 yards.

Dennis Duncan scored his first collegiate touchdown on a 30-yard run in the fourth quarter, and Darrin Williams made his Albion debut with 116 punt return yards and a 5-yard touchdown run.

Michael Czarnecki accounted for Albion's final touchdown on a 71-yard punt return.

The defense allowed 232 yards. Dillon Ervin and Adam Hahn collected 2 ½ tackles for loss and Brett McCarty picked off a pass.

Albion continues non-league play with a Sept. 8 home date against Wheaton College. It will be Community Day and the 1961 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association championship squad will return to campus for a reunion.

Sep. 23: All times Eastern
Final
at Framingham State 50, Massachusetts Maritime 7
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49 Muhlenberg
34 Juniata
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at Dean 25, Becker 10
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Salisbury 27, at TCNJ 7
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MIT 38, at Catholic 21
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Merchant Marine 56, at Maine Maritime 31
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at Hobart 34, Endicott 17
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at Morrisville State 44, Nichols 22
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at Delaware Valley 27, Stevenson 7
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0 Widener
6 Albright
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Christopher Newport at Montclair State
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Bethany at Westminster (Pa.)
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4th - 11:16
41 Middlebury
7 Bowdoin
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4th - 05:18
10 Williams
7 Colby
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4th - 14:51
36 Amherst
6 Hamilton
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4th - 06:11
28 Ursinus
10 Moravian
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45 Trinity (Conn.)
0 Bates
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3rd - 00:46
21 Brevard
31 LaGrange
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Geneva at Thiel
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0 Mass-Dartmouth
37 Plymouth State
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27 Kean
7 Southern Virginia
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17 Frostburg State
10 Rowan
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4th - 10:50
10 Union
7 Curry
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10 Thomas More
37 Carnegie Mellon
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7:14 3rd
27 Lycoming
34 King's
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14 Husson
7 Western New England
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34 Johns Hopkins
10 Dickinson
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17 Wooster
45 DePauw
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Allegheny at Ohio Wesleyan
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Wilkes at Misericordia
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0 Rochester
7 Alfred
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52 Wesley
0 William Paterson
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23 Maryville (Tenn.)
28 N.C. Wesleyan
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24 Huntingdon
21 Ferrum
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6 Gettysburg
13 McDaniel
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at Buffalo State 33, RPI 21
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20 Franklin and Marshall
17 Susquehanna
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17 Oberlin
31 Denison
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Westminster (Mo.) at Northwestern (Minn.)
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7 Crown
44 Eureka
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6 FDU-Florham
7 Lebanon Valley
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14 John Carroll
24 Heidelberg
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7 Otterbein
13 Ohio Northern
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0 Baldwin Wallace
34 Mount Union
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14 Defiance
24 Rose-Hulman
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25 Muskingum
28 Marietta
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Franklin at Bluffton
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Anderson at Hanover
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3rd - 14:55
20 Mount St. Joseph
14 Manchester
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Worcester State at Westfield State
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0 Coast Guard
6 Norwich
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14 Bridgewater State
17 Fitchburg State
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21 Wittenberg
8 Kenyon
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14 Hiram
16 Wabash
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14 North Central (Ill.)
0 Millikin
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Sewanee at Millsaps
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9 Birmingham-Southern
14 Rhodes
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Austin at Hendrix
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Greenville at Martin Luther
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0:19 2nd Q
28 Chapman
21 Trinity (Texas)
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2:00 PM
Buena Vista at Loras
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7 Washington U.
21 Wartburg
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2nd - 3:16
7 Hamline
24 Gustavus Adolphus
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2nd - 05:01
28 Augsburg
14 Carleton
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2:52 2ND
0 St. Olaf
37 Bethel
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Dubuque at Luther
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2:10 2nd Q
17 Nebraska Wesleyan
14 Central
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Simpson at Coe
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2nd
10 Wheaton (Ill.)
8 Elmhurst
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St. Norbert at Grinnell
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Ripon at Knox
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2:00 PM
Iowa Wesleyan at MacMurray
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2nd
30 Hardin-Simmons
0 Howard Payne
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Southwestern at Louisiana College
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Monmouth at Macalester
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2nd - 06:15
3 St. John's
14 St. Thomas
@ Target Field, Minneapolis
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3 WPI
7 Springfield
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3:00 PM
Beloit at Cornell
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4:00 PM
Utica at Brockport
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4:00 PM
St. John Fisher at Hartwick
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Carroll at UW-La Crosse
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4:00 PM
Minnesota-Morris at St. Scholastica
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UW-Eau Claire at George Fox
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Salve Regina at Western Connecticut
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Adrian at UW-Stevens Point
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6:00 PM
Tufts at Wesleyan
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Methodist at Averett
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Centre at Berry
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Waynesburg at Case Western Reserve
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St. Vincent at Grove City
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7:00 PM
North Park at Illinois Wesleyan
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Texas Lutheran at Mary Hardin-Baylor
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Lakeland at UW-Platteville
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Carthage at Augustana
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Chicago at Illinois College
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McMurry at Sul Ross State
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Capital at Wilmington
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Lake Forest at Lawrence
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Belhaven at East Texas Baptist
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Arizona Christian at Whittier
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Sep. 23: All times Eastern
Final
at Delaware Valley 27, Stevenson 7
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3rd
52 Wesley
0 William Paterson
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1st
0 Rochester
7 Alfred
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Start of 4th Q
34 Johns Hopkins
10 Dickinson
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3rd
17 Frostburg State
10 Rowan
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14 John Carroll
24 Heidelberg
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3rd - 12:05
0 Baldwin Wallace
34 Mount Union
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2nd
21 Wittenberg
8 Kenyon
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7:46 2nd Qtr
14 Hiram
16 Wabash
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30 Hardin-Simmons
0 Howard Payne
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14 North Central (Ill.)
0 Millikin
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10 Wheaton (Ill.)
8 Elmhurst
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3 St. John's
14 St. Thomas
@ Target Field, Minneapolis
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Utica at Brockport
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Waynesburg at Case Western Reserve
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North Park at Illinois Wesleyan
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Lakeland at UW-Platteville
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Texas Lutheran at Mary Hardin-Baylor
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