October 26, 2013

Business as usual as Heidelberg defeats Muskingum 49-21

More news about: Heidelberg

NEW CONCORD, Ohio – After an off week last Saturday, it was business as usual for the Heidelberg University football team. The Student Princes scored 42 points in the first half and departed with a 49-21 win at Muskingum on Saturday afternoon.

Cartel Brooks continued his unparalleled play with four touchdowns and 235 yards of total offense. The junior from Galion has 13 touchdowns in his last three games.

Brooks started the scoring for Heidelberg with a 49-yard touchdown rush. He ran right, hurdled a Muskie and sprinted for the end zone. Dan Kilger's first of seven extra points gave Heidelberg a 7-0 lead.

After the teams traded punts, Michael Mees found Donteea Dye racing down the field. Dye caught the pass, broke a tackle and waltzed past the goal line.

Andy Kujawa recorded his first interception on the year on the ensuing Muskingum drive. The pick set up a 42-yard touchdown pass from Mees to Brooks.

In the second quarter, Brooks scored again, this time on a 38-yard rush. The touchdown was the 41st rushing touchdown of Brooks' career, which surpassed the Heidelberg record set in 1952 by Paul Yackey.

Zack Felton forced a Muskingum fumble on the next drive, which was recovered by Adam Cepik. The Berg turned it into seven points. Brooks and Mees connected again, a 38-yard touchdown pass, to give Heidelberg a 35-0 lead. Brooks had 155 yards rushing and 80 yards through the air.

Christian Dominguez closed out the scoring in the first half. The senior hauled in a pass from Mees and scored from six yards out. Mees finished with 241 yards and four touchdowns on 10-of-16 passing.

After the intermission, the Fighting Muskies (1-6, 1-5 OAC) showed their mettle. Dominick Williams danced, reversed fields and broke several tackles on his way to a 74-yard punt return to put Muskingum on the board.

On the next Heidelberg possession, a punt snap sailed over the head of punter Stephen Smith, who fell on it at his own 2 yard line. Desmond Waden punched it in on the next play, and despite trailing 42-14, Muskingum had momentum.

The Student Princes weathered the storm, though. Just before the end of the quarter, Jose Sanchez found the end zone on an 11-yard rush. His score capped off a 12-play, 89-yard drive, during which Sanchez carried the ball eight times. The drive was aided by a 15-yard targeting penalty against Muskingum's Tristan Heath. Heath was ejected from the game and, by rule, will not be eligible for the first half of Muskingum's next game.

The Muskies added a fourth quarter touchdown on a 28-yard pass from Cody Williams to James Washington.

Heidelberg outgained Muskingum 550 to 189 in total offense.

"We were a little better today," said head coach Mike Hallett. "We did a really good job defensively, ran the ball well, and Mike (Mees) hit some opportune passes for us."

The win pushes Heidelberg to 7-0, 6-0 in the OAC and sets up showdown against Mount Union next week in Tiffin.

"They are a very good football team," said Hallett, talking about No. 1 Mount Union. "We're going to have to do a good job in preparing for them next week."

The Mount Union – Heidelberg game will kick off at Mayer Field in Tiffin at 1:30 p.m. and gates will open at noon. No presale tickets will be sold.

Sep. 30: All times Eastern
Final
Randolph-Macon 24, at Shenandoah 19
Box Score Photos
Final
at Washington and Lee 49, Emory and Henry 23
Box Score
Oct. 1: All times Eastern
4th - 10:02
30 Massachusetts Maritime
0 Fitchburg State
Video Preview Preview Live Stats
4th - 10:19
35 Becker
12 Gallaudet
Video Live Stats
4:14 4th
28 Merchant Marine
31 Hobart
Video Live Stats Audio
HALF
20 RPI
6 Rochester
Video Live Stats Audio
4th - 04:58
21 Endicott
9 MIT
Video Video Preview Live Stats
4th - 10:30
17 Juniata
52 Johns Hopkins
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Audio
1:00 PM
Montclair State at William Paterson
Live Stats Audio
2nd - 02:54
6 Hamilton
14 Wesleyan
Video Preview Preview Live Stats
3rd - 13:07
0 Bates
6 Tufts
Video Preview Live Stats
2nd - 15:00
17 Wabash
7 Hiram
Video Live Stats
Start of 3rd
21 Middlebury
0 Colby
Video Live Stats
Halftime
17 Amherst
3 Bowdoin
Video Preview Live Stats
1:00 PM
Frostburg State at Kean
Video Live Stats
End of 2nd
14 Kenyon
27 DePauw
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
1:00 PM
Ferrum at Greensboro
Video Preview Live Stats
1:00 PM
Maryville (Tenn.) at Methodist
Video Live Stats
HALF
19 FDU-Florham
14 Wilkes
Video Live Stats
End of 2nd
7 Anna Maria
17 Castleton
Video Preview Live Stats Tickets
End of 2nd
11 Moravian
23 Ursinus
Video Preview Live Stats
1:00 PM
Stevenson at Misericordia
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
Halftime
7 Springfield
21 St. Lawrence
Video Live Stats Audio
HALF
28 Thomas More
15 Westminster (Pa.)
Video Live Stats Audio
Start of 3rd
35 Alma
17 Kalamazoo
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
Halftime
10 Franklin and Marshall
10 Dickinson
Video Preview Live Stats
End of 2nd
42 Wesley
9 Southern Virginia
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Audio
Start of 3rd
21 Adrian
7 Albion
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
End of 2nd
20 Husson
5 SUNY-Maritime
Video Live Stats
Start of 3rd
24 Apprentice
0 Alfred State
Video Preview Live Stats
3rd - 14:54
6 TCNJ
24 Salisbury
Video Live Stats Audio
HALF
17 Buffalo State
14 St. John Fisher
Video Live Stats Audio
1:00 PM
Salve Regina at Curry
Video Preview Live Stats
Half
6 McDaniel
24 Gettysburg
Video Preview Preview Live Stats
1:00 PM
Delaware Valley at Lebanon Valley
Video Live Stats
Halftime
0 Ohio Wesleyan
14 Denison
Video Preview Live Stats
13:00 | 3rd
7 Utica
3 Ithaca
Live Stats
3rd - 14:51
28 Alfred
7 Morrisville State
Video Live Stats
End 2nd
29 Western New England
7 Nichols
Video Live Stats
1:00 PM
King's at Albright
Video Live Stats
End of 2nd
0 Catholic
56 Guilford
Video Live Stats
Start of 3rd
21 Muhlenberg
20 Susquehanna
Video Live Stats Audio
End of 2nd
14 Huntingdon
28 N.C. Wesleyan
Video Video Live Stats
1:00 PM
Minnesota-Morris at MacMurray
2nd - 11:33
10 Birmingham-Southern
0 Chicago
Video Live Stats
1:00 PM
Westminster (Mo.) at Crown
Video Live Stats
1:30 PM
Oberlin at Allegheny
Video Live Stats Audio
Start of 1st
0 Mount Ida
0 Norwich
Video Live Stats
2nd - 06:14
17 Trinity (Conn.)
6 Williams
Video Preview Live Stats
11:37, 2nd
21 Baldwin Wallace
20 Marietta
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
End of 2nd
3 Muskingum
6 Heidelberg
Video Preview Live Stats Audio Audio
End of 2nd
14 Union
0 WPI
Video Live Stats
2nd - 05:28
8 Maine Maritime
22 Coast Guard
Video Preview Live Stats
2nd - 03:53
23 John Carroll
0 Wilmington
Video Live Stats Audio
2nd Quarter - 6:08
21 Mount Union
7 Ohio Northern
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Audio Audio
2nd - 08:18
20 Franklin
7 Manchester
Preview Live Stats
1:30 PM
Mount St. Joseph at Hanover
Video Live Stats
1:30 PM
Widener at Lycoming
Video Live Stats Audio
2nd - 07:07
26 Defiance
14 Earlham
Video Preview Live Stats
1st - 12:17
0 Concordia-Chicago
0 Trine
Video Live Stats Audio
4:20, 1st
6 Capital
7 Otterbein
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Plymouth State at Westfield State
Video Live Stats
1st - 00:48
7 Wittenberg
0 Wooster
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
1st - 03:46
0 Anderson
7 Rose-Hulman
Video Video Preview Preview Live Stats
1st - 03:37
7 Hampden-Sydney
14 Bridgewater
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Waynesburg at Grove City
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Cortland at Hartwick
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Centre at Hendrix
Video Preview Live Stats
1st - 02:06
20 Eureka
6 Greenville
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Northwestern (Minn.) at Iowa Wesleyan
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Concordia (Wis.) at Lakeland
Video Live Stats
1st - 02:41
3 Rockford
13 Benedictine
Video Live Stats
1st - 02:00
7 Aurora
0 Wisconsin Lutheran
Video Preview Live Stats
2:00 PM
Nebraska Wesleyan at Luther
Video Live Stats
1st - 04:05
14 Rhodes
7 Sewanee
Video Preview Live Stats
4:02 - 1st
0 Lake Forest
14 St. Norbert
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Concordia-Moorhead at Gustavus Adolphus
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
Start of 2nd
7 Hamline
7 Carleton
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
St. John's at Bethel
Video Live Stats Audio
1st - 06:50
0 UW-Whitewater
0 UW-Platteville
Video Live Stats Audio Audio
2nd - 14:49
3 Buena Vista
7 Loras
Video Live Stats
1st - 03:21
14 Sul Ross State
7 Hardin-Simmons
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
UW-Stevens Point at UW-Eau Claire
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Beloit at Lawrence
Live Stats
2:00 PM
Cornell at Monmouth
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Wartburg at Coe
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Dubuque at Central
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Wheaton (Ill.) at Illinois Wesleyan
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
McMurry at Mary Hardin-Baylor
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Elmhurst at Augustana
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Macalester at Ripon
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Grinnell at Illinois College
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Howard Payne at Louisiana College
Audio
2:00 PM
UW-River Falls at UW-La Crosse
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
East Texas Baptist at Belhaven
Video Live Stats
1st - 06:18
0 Augsburg
6 St. Thomas
Video Live Stats
3:00 PM
Washington and Jefferson at Thiel
Video Live Stats
3:00 PM
Maranatha Baptist at Morthland
Video
3:00 PM
St. Scholastica at Martin Luther
Video Live Stats
3:00 PM
Carthage at Carroll
Video Live Stats
3:00 PM
UW-Stout at UW-Oshkosh
Video Preview Live Stats Audio Audio
4:00 PM
Willamette at Puget Sound
Video Video Preview Live Stats Audio
4:00 PM
Whittier at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Video Live Stats
4:00 PM
Pacific at Pacific Lutheran
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Live Stats
4:30 PM
Lewis and Clark at Linfield
Video Live Stats Audio
5:00 PM
Framingham State at Mass-Dartmouth
Video Live Stats
5:00 PM
Averett at LaGrange
Live Stats
5:00 PM
Whitworth at George Fox
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
6:00 PM
Olivet at Hope
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Audio Audio
6:00 PM
Bethany at Carnegie Mellon
Video Preview Preview Preview Live Stats Audio
6:00 PM
St. Vincent at Case Western Reserve
Video Live Stats Audio
6:00 PM
Christopher Newport at Rowan
Video Live Stats Audio Audio
6:00 PM
Bridgewater State at Western Connecticut
Video Live Stats
7:00 PM
Berry at Washington U.
Video Video Preview Preview Live Stats Live Stats Audio Audio
7:00 PM
North Park at Millikin
Video Live Stats
10:00 PM
Pomona-Pitzer at Chapman
Video Preview Live Stats Live Stats Tickets
10:00 PM
La Verne at Cal Lutheran
Video Preview Live Stats
10:00 PM
Occidental at Redlands
Video Live Stats Audio
Oct. 1: All times Eastern
4:14 4th
28 Merchant Marine
31 Hobart
Video Live Stats Audio
4th - 10:30
17 Juniata
52 Johns Hopkins
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Audio
3rd - 14:54
6 TCNJ
24 Salisbury
Video Live Stats Audio
HALF
28 Thomas More
15 Westminster (Pa.)
Video Live Stats Audio
2nd - 15:00
17 Wabash
7 Hiram
Video Live Stats
HALF
17 Buffalo State
14 St. John Fisher
Video Live Stats Audio
1:00 PM
Stevenson at Misericordia
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
Halftime
7 Springfield
21 St. Lawrence
Video Live Stats Audio
End of 2nd
14 Huntingdon
28 N.C. Wesleyan
Video Video Live Stats
2nd Quarter - 6:08
21 Mount Union
7 Ohio Northern
Video Preview Preview Live Stats Audio Audio
2nd - 08:18
20 Franklin
7 Manchester
Preview Live Stats
1st - 00:48
7 Wittenberg
0 Wooster
Video Preview Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
Wheaton (Ill.) at Illinois Wesleyan
Video Live Stats
1st - 06:50
0 UW-Whitewater
0 UW-Platteville
Video Live Stats Audio Audio
2:00 PM
St. John's at Bethel
Video Live Stats Audio
2:00 PM
McMurry at Mary Hardin-Baylor
Video Live Stats Audio
1st - 03:21
14 Sul Ross State
7 Hardin-Simmons
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
East Texas Baptist at Belhaven
Video Live Stats
2:00 PM
Dubuque at Central
Video Live Stats Audio
1st - 06:18
0 Augsburg
6 St. Thomas
Video Live Stats
3:00 PM
UW-Stout at UW-Oshkosh
Video Preview Live Stats Audio Audio
4:30 PM
Lewis and Clark at Linfield
Video Live Stats Audio
6:00 PM
Christopher Newport at Rowan
Video Live Stats Audio Audio