After playing the previous three games on the road, Saints Head Football Coach Andy Carr and his team will close out the 2012 season with two games at Clark Swisher Field. First up for Presentation are the Saints of St. Scholastica, Saturday 10/27/12.
PC enters the game coming off a tough 7 point loss to Minnesota-Morris, 35-28. The Saints were driving late in the 4th quarter for a potential game tying score, when Sophomore Will Vealy was stopped just short on a 4th and 1. Vealy gained 172 yards on the ground, and led the way with 63 receiving yards. Junior Stephen Braswell completed 13 passes for 208 yards and 4 touchdowns. Coach Carr saying continued effort will lead to more success in these close games. "We continue to put in the work daily, weekly to put ourselves in position to win those type of games in the near future."
St. Scholastica enters the game with a 6-2 mark, including their recent 45-13 win over Crown College. Coach Carr acknowledging this will be one of his team's toughest challenges this season, but he also points out his team will be ready. "This is a quality opponent right up there with the best teams we have faced this year...Our guys won't back down, and will meet this challenge head on."
Kick off is set for 1:00pm, and can be seen LIVE on the internet, https://www.ustream.tv/channel/saintsid. You can also listen to the play by play courtesy of the Voice of the Saints, Logan Anderson, on 107.7FM, or by logging onto www.dakotabroadcasting.com.
The Saints will wrap up their 2nd full season of football the followinf Saturday, 11/3/12, when they host Trinity Bible College on Senior Day. Kick off has been moved up 1 hour to 5:00pm.