Staten Island, NY. – The Lackawanna College Football team started their season in an impressive way, outscoring the Wagner College Junior Varsity team 55-0. However, the manner in which they started their scoring was even more impressive. On the opening kickoff, Delvin Palmer took the kick on his own five-yard line and scooted 95 yards for a touchdown. It was the first time he touched a ball in a college game.
Found below is a Summary of Lackawanna's Scores in today's:
Qtr Time Scoring play
1st 14:40 Delvin Palmer 95 yd kickoff return (C. Ceccotti kick)
02:34 Matt Cavallaro 1 yd run (C. Ceccotti kick), 2-8 1:24
3rd 14:23 Calvin Bell 3 yd run (C. Ceccotti kick), 1-3 0:10
04:32 Kareem Hall 1 yd run (C. Ceccotti kick failed), 13-58 0:00
00:00 M. DeShields 50 yd run (C. Ceccotti kick), 1-50 0:56
4th 03:33 M. DeShields 37 yd run (C. Ceccotti kick), 1-37 0:50
The following are notable player performances in the various offensive and defensive categories
The Falcons leading rusher was Marques DeShields with seven carries for 101 yards and two TDs. Its leading passer was Matt Cavallaro with nine completions in fifteen attempts for 192 yards and a touchdown. While the top receiver was Norval Black with two receptions for 72 yards and a touchdown.
Defensively, KaShaun Moore had a team high seven tackles
The Falcons literally take off for their game, as they travel cross country to play Snow College in Ephriam, Utah on Saturday, September 14th.