October 27, 2012

ON SENIOR DAY, MUSTANGS ROUTH HAWKS IN 55-7 ECFC VICTORY

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Saturday, October 27, 2012 (Newton, Massachusetts) - On senior day, the Mount Ida College football program broke the all-time record for wins in a season (7) with a 55-7 romping over visiting Becker College in Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) action Saturday afternoon on a picture perfect day on the gridiron at Alumni Field.

 In the history of the match-up, the Mustangs remain perfect against the Hawks at 8-0 since 2005.  The hosts continue their flawless league standing notching their fifth straight ECFC victory heading into a key conference bid at Gallaudet University next Saturday starting at 12 noon in Washington, D.C. 

The Mount Ida College Athletic department honored nine football players and their long-time Manager before the contest.  Scott Drosendahl (East Aurora, NY/East Aurora), Matt Bonomolo (Pearl River, NY/Nanuet), Jon Zullo (Milford, CT/Jonathan Law), Doug Hanlon (Everett, MA/Everett), Bobby Hemmann (Newington, CT/Newington), A.J. Knibbs (Spotswood, NJ/Spotswood), Matt Valentini (Lake Hopatcong, NJ/Jefferson TWP), Azim Carter (East Hartford, CT/East Hartford), Dane Finis (Canton, MA/UMASS-Dartmouth) and Manager Sean Longdon were recognized before the game for their contributions to the program throughout their tenures.  Mount Ida senior cheerleader Brittany Kenny (Johnston, RI/Hope) was also honored

The Mustangs allowed the first touchdown of the contest giving up an eight play, 79 yard drive finalizing on a 19 yard TD strike from junior quarterback Bobby Baker (Monroe, CT/Masuk) to junior wide out Shaun Llewellyn (Bloomfield, CT/Bloomfield) for the 7-0 advantage with less than three minutes to go in the opening quarter after a successful point after attempt by sophomore kicker Kyle Gregg (Charlotte, NC/Independence). 

From then on, Mount Ida piled on 55 points throughout the remainder of the contest with no answer from the visitors wrapping up a convincing and commanding ECFC victory.  The game would come to a halt with 2:37 left in the contest after a heated confrontation on both sides in the middle of the field with the officials dispensing the game. 

Drosendahl led Mount Ida under center going 11-18 through the air with 244 yards passing and two touchdown throws including a 65 yard strike to Hyman early in the game.  Mount Ida sophomore running back Chris McNally (Bourne, MA/Bourne) had a career day with 193 yards rushing and a touchdown.  Junior tail back Joey Smith (Cliffside Park, NJ/Cliffside) also had the best game of his career with two rushing scores on eight carries for 35 yards.  Drosendahl would also add a rushing TD on five carries respectively.  Hyman and Valentini added touchdown catches each grabbing three balls combining for 150 yards through the air.  Hemmann converted two field goals from 42 and 27 yards out as well. 

The Mount Ida defense was led by sophomore linebacker Armand Rivera (Warwick, NY/Warwick Valley) with 10 tackles while junior defensive back Frank Greene (Hamden, CT/Hamden) notched his third interception of the season adding 3.5 tackles.  Freshman safety Quan Lovett (Yarmouth, MA/Dennis-Yarmouth) made an impressive pick off to the house for six points.  Sophomore linebacker Kayln Smithson (Vilseck, Germany/Vilseck) also added an interception for his first of the season.   Smithson, Knibbs and freshman defensive lineman Rudolph Lewis (Roslindale, MA/Boston Latin Academy all added sacks.

For the visiting offense signal caller Baker completed 28 of his 43 passing attempts with three interceptions for 266 yards through the air.

Becker drops their fourth straight league loss heading west to league foe Anna Maria College next Saturday afternoon with game time set for 12 noon. 

Sep. 30: All times Eastern
Final
Randolph-Macon 24, at Shenandoah 19
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at Washington and Lee 49, Emory and Henry 23
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Oct. 1: All times Eastern
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Massachusetts Maritime 30, at Fitchburg State 0
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Becker 42, at Gallaudet 18
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at Hobart 38, Merchant Marine 35
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RPI 51, at Rochester 13
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Endicott 21, at MIT 9
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at Johns Hopkins 52, Juniata 17
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Montclair State at William Paterson
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6 Hamilton
34 Wesleyan
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7 Bates
12 Tufts
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31 Wabash
14 Hiram
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4th - 08:53
35 Middlebury
7 Colby
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31 Amherst
3 Bowdoin
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17 Frostburg State
18 Kean
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21 Kenyon
41 DePauw
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Ferrum at Greensboro
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Maryville (Tenn.) at Methodist
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19 FDU-Florham
14 Wilkes
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7 Anna Maria
23 Castleton
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4th - 14:55
24 Moravian
23 Ursinus
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38 Stevenson
0 Misericordia
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14 Springfield
28 St. Lawrence
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28 Thomas More
15 Westminster (Pa.)
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3rd - 00:39
42 Alma
26 Kalamazoo
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13 Franklin and Marshall
10 Dickinson
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49 Wesley
9 Southern Virginia
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4th - 10:39
21 Adrian
14 Albion
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32 Husson
5 SUNY-Maritime
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24 Apprentice
8 Alfred State
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6 TCNJ
41 Salisbury
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17 Buffalo State
14 St. John Fisher
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40 Salve Regina
7 Curry
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20 McDaniel
24 Gettysburg
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21 Delaware Valley
0 Lebanon Valley
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7 Ohio Wesleyan
21 Denison
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14 Utica
16 Ithaca
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49 Alfred
21 Morrisville State
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29 Western New England
14 Nichols
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King's at Albright
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0 Catholic
59 Guilford
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21 Muhlenberg
23 Susquehanna
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28 Huntingdon
38 N.C. Wesleyan
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Minnesota-Morris at MacMurray
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31 Birmingham-Southern
24 Chicago
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Westminster (Mo.) at Crown
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Oberlin at Allegheny
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7 Mount Ida
14 Norwich
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3rd - 07:18
38 Trinity (Conn.)
6 Williams
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35 Baldwin Wallace
35 Marietta
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10 Muskingum
6 Heidelberg
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3rd - 00:15
14 Union
14 WPI
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3rd - 14:58
16 Maine Maritime
29 Coast Guard
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38 John Carroll
0 Wilmington
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28 Mount Union
7 Ohio Northern
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27 Franklin
7 Manchester
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Mount St. Joseph at Hanover
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Widener at Lycoming
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39 Defiance
14 Earlham
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7 Concordia-Chicago
12 Trine
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6 Capital
7 Otterbein
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Plymouth State at Westfield State
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31 Wittenberg
0 Wooster
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7 Anderson
27 Rose-Hulman
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13 Hampden-Sydney
31 Bridgewater
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Waynesburg at Grove City
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Cortland at Hartwick
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Centre at Hendrix
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20 Eureka
6 Greenville
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7 Northwestern (Minn.)
5 Iowa Wesleyan
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7 Concordia (Wis.)
8 Lakeland
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15 Rockford
30 Benedictine
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21 Aurora
7 Wisconsin Lutheran
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Nebraska Wesleyan at Luther
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20 Rhodes
7 Sewanee
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7 Lake Forest
28 St. Norbert
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Concordia-Moorhead at Gustavus Adolphus
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21 Hamline
16 Carleton
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28 St. John's
7 Bethel
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17 UW-Whitewater
7 UW-Platteville
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6 Buena Vista
10 Loras
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21 Sul Ross State
26 Hardin-Simmons
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UW-Stevens Point at UW-Eau Claire
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Beloit at Lawrence
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Cornell at Monmouth
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10 Wartburg
17 Coe
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14 Dubuque
7 Central
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17 Wheaton (Ill.)
24 Illinois Wesleyan
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3 McMurry
24 Mary Hardin-Baylor
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Elmhurst at Augustana
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Macalester at Ripon
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East Texas Baptist at Belhaven
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6 Augsburg
27 St. Thomas
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Washington and Jefferson at Thiel
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Maranatha Baptist at Morthland
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St. Scholastica at Martin Luther
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Carthage at Carroll
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Lewis and Clark at Linfield
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Olivet at Hope
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Bethany at Carnegie Mellon
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St. Vincent at Case Western Reserve
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Christopher Newport at Rowan
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Bridgewater State at Western Connecticut
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Berry at Washington U.
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Oct. 1: All times Eastern
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at Hobart 38, Merchant Marine 35
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at Johns Hopkins 52, Juniata 17
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4th - 03:26
6 TCNJ
41 Salisbury
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28 Thomas More
15 Westminster (Pa.)
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31 Wabash
14 Hiram
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17 Buffalo State
14 St. John Fisher
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38 Stevenson
0 Misericordia
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9:45 left 4th Quarter
14 Springfield
28 St. Lawrence
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3rd - 01:18
28 Huntingdon
38 N.C. Wesleyan
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3rd Quarter - 11:00
28 Mount Union
7 Ohio Northern
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3rd - 14:52
27 Franklin
7 Manchester
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2nd - 00:03
31 Wittenberg
0 Wooster
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17 Wheaton (Ill.)
24 Illinois Wesleyan
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2nd - 03:44
17 UW-Whitewater
7 UW-Platteville
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28 St. John's
7 Bethel
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3 McMurry
24 Mary Hardin-Baylor
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21 Sul Ross State
26 Hardin-Simmons
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East Texas Baptist at Belhaven
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15:00 2nd Q
14 Dubuque
7 Central
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2nd - 00:38
7 Augsburg
27 St. Thomas
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3:00 PM
UW-Stout at UW-Oshkosh
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4:30 PM
Lewis and Clark at Linfield
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6:00 PM
Christopher Newport at Rowan
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