/seasons/2010/contrib/201009162g3p3o

Western New England 30, Massachusetts Maritime 6

More news about: Western New England

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Junior running back JJ Jachym (Milford, CT) rushed for a career high 177 yards and a touchdown as the Western New England College football team defeated visiting Massachusetts Maritime Academy 30-6 for its first win of the season Saturday (Sept. 11).

Junior quarterback Bryce Brown (Guilford, CT) added 100 yards on the ground and a touchdown, and fired a 46-yard scoring pass to junior receiver Kyle Fillmore (Danielson, CT) as the Golden Bears evened their record to 1-1.

Jachym, who carried the ball 28 times for a 6.3 average, opened the scoring with a one-yard run at the 6:45 mark of the first quarter.

The Buccaneers (0-2) got on the board when sophomore running back Barry Reopell (South Dennis, MA) scored from a yard out just 3:08 into the second period. The point after touchdown kick attempt was blocked and WNEC went into halftime with a 7-6 advantage.

Western New England College dominated the second half as Brown ran for two yards with 7:01 left in the third quarter for a 14-6 margin.

The Golden Bears scored 16 points in the final stanza starting with a 24-yard run by sophomore running back Mike Graham (Norwalk, CT), which featured a great block by junior back Austin Adaskaveg (Southington, CT).

Brown's touchdown pass, his only completion in four attempts, came with 8:57 remaining, and senior Jake Field (Long Valley, NJ) added a 29-yard field goal with 6:41 left to complete the scoring.

Western New England College intercepted four passes, including two by senior linebacker Dylan Chandler (Durham, ME). Senior cornerback Pat Lesko (Seymour, CT) and sophomore cornerback Corey Brown (Worcester, MA) had the other picks. Brown also compiled three pass breakups.

Sophomore free safety Phil Tsopandies (Fairfield, CT) led the Golden Bears with seven tackles while freshman linebacker Brandon Ormsby (Windsor, CT) had six stops.

Western New England College finished with 507 yards, including 415 on the ground with Graham compiling 65 yards on eight carries.

Sophomore Josh Lamson (Southington, CT) started at quarterback and completed 7-of-9 passes for 52 yards as he and Brown split time calling signals.

Massachusetts Maritime managed only 203 yards with Reopell gaining with 88 yards on 26 carries in a solid performance. He replaced junior Nathan Sherr (Lynnfield, MA) who missed the game with an injury. Sherr rushed for 140 yards and a touchdown in a 15-12 loss at New York Maritime last week.

Freshman backup quarterback Mike Stanton (Quincy, MA) accounted for 84 yards through the air. He completed 9-of-23 passes, but suffered three interceptions. Sophomore wide receiver Jonathan Emond (Green Harbor, MA) had a nice outing with three receptions for 43 yards.

Freshman defensive back Stefan Gustafson (Plymouth, MA) totaled 144 yards on three kickoff returns, including a 73-yarder. Junior linebacker Charles Sykes (Dartmouth, MA) led the Buccaneers with a game-high 12 tackles.

Before the game there was a moment of silence for the victims on the ninth anniversary of 9/11. Former Golden Bears' receiver Jimmy Geyer was among those lost in the attack on the World Trade Center.

Nov. 17: All times Eastern
Final
at Frostburg State 42, Western New England 24
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at RPI 38, Husson 14
Box Score Recap Recap
Final
at Franklin and Marshall 21, Lycoming 20
Video Box Score
Final
at Johns Hopkins 49, MIT 0
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
Randolph-Macon 23, at John Carroll 20
Box Score Recap
Final
at Mount Union 60, Denison 0
Box Score Photos Photos Photos
Final
St. Norbert 31, at Trine 7
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Berry 31, Maryville (Tenn.) 0
Video Box Score
Final
Merchant Marine 38, at Endicott 22
Video Box Score Photos
Final
Wesley 42, at Westminster (Pa.) 34
Video
Final
at Brockport 40, Framingham State 27
Video Box Score Recap
Final
Alfred 14, at Salisbury 7
Video Box Score Recap Photos
Final
at Bridgewater State 34, Salve Regina 19
Box Score Photos
Final
at Centre 54, Washington and Jefferson 13
Video Box Score
Final
Muhlenberg 20, at Delaware Valley 13
Video Box Score Recap Photos
Final
Ursinus 70, at Misericordia 14
Video Box Score
Final
at Susquehanna 17, Stevenson 7
Video Box Score
Final
at Bridgewater 21, N.C. Wesleyan 14
Video Box Score
Final
at Brevard 46, Allen 10
Video Box Score
Final
at Carnegie Mellon 35, Geneva 14
Video Box Score Photos
Final
at North Central (Ill.) 52, Hanover 0
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Springfield 17, SUNY-Maritime 14
Video Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Grove City 56, Morrisville State 48
Video Box Score Recap Recap
Final
Utica 44, at Ithaca 42
@ Ithaca, N.Y.
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 27, Hardin-Simmons 6
Box Score Recap Photos Photos
Final
at UW-Whitewater 67, Eureka 14
Video Box Score Recap Photos Photos
Final
at Bethel 41, Wartburg 14
Video Box Score Photos Photos
Final
at St. John's 84, Martin Luther 6
Video Box Score Photos
Final
at Averett 20, Ferrum 13
Video Box Score
Final
at Whitworth 48, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 6
Video Box Score Recap Photos Photos Photos
Nov. 17: All times Eastern
Final
at Frostburg State 42, Western New England 24
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Johns Hopkins 49, MIT 0
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
Randolph-Macon 23, at John Carroll 20
Box Score Recap
Final
at Mount Union 60, Denison 0
Box Score Photos Photos Photos
Final
St. Norbert 31, at Trine 7
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Berry 31, Maryville (Tenn.) 0
Video Box Score
Final
at Brockport 40, Framingham State 27
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Centre 54, Washington and Jefferson 13
Video Box Score
Final
Muhlenberg 20, at Delaware Valley 13
Video Box Score Recap Photos
Final
at North Central (Ill.) 52, Hanover 0
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 27, Hardin-Simmons 6
Box Score Recap Photos Photos
Final
at UW-Whitewater 67, Eureka 14
Video Box Score Recap Photos Photos
Final
at Bethel 41, Wartburg 14
Video Box Score Photos Photos
Final
at St. John's 84, Martin Luther 6
Video Box Score Photos
Final
at Whitworth 48, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 6
Video Box Score Recap Photos Photos Photos