NIC Football in second week of the conference schedule
September 14, 2013By Greg Humnicky of Northern Indiana Conference
NIC Football Schedule - Friday, Sep 13
St. Joseph at Elkhart Central * WTRC 1340 am
SB Clay at Marian * WAOR The Fan 95.7 fm
SB Washington at SB Adams * at School Field broadcastsport.net
SB Riley at Mishawaka *
Penn - BYE
Fort Wayne Snider at Penn WGCS 91.1.fm, MNC 95.3
NIC Standings as of Sep 14
NIC Football RESULTS - Friday, Sep 13
St. Joseph at Elkhart Central
St. Joseph (NIC 0-0, 2-1) travels to Rice Field to do battle with the Blue Blazers of Central (NIC 0-1, 2-1). Both are coming off defeats to state-ranked powers, Central to Penn, 49-0 in the NIC opener while St. Joseph came up short in Indianapolis to Cathedral in a basketball game score of 50-40. St Joseph blanked Central, 35-0 last year.
Final score: St. Joseph 24-9 over Elkhart Central
St. Joseph rallied from a 9-0 deficit to score 4 TDs, 2 each from Dylan Scott and Gabe Brooks to secure a NIC victory at Rice Field.
SB Riley at Mishawaka
Both teams won their NIC openers last week to earn their first win of the season. Riley (NIC 1-0, 1-2) outscored Washington at School Field, 28-20 while Mishawaka (NIC 1-0, 1-2) blanked Clay, 44-0 at Clay Field. Mishawaka won last year, 42-21 at Jackson Field.
Final Score: Mishawaka 11-8 over SB Riley
Mishawaka got a late FG from Ben Kozlowski to provide the margain of victory in this defensive struggle at Steele Field.
SB Clay at Marian
Marian (NIC 1-0, 2-1) edged SB Adams in overtime, 20-14 last week while Clay (NIC 0-1, 0-3) got shutout at home by Mishawaka, 44-0. Marian won this match-up last year, 24-7 at Clay.
Final score: Marian 37-0 over SB Clay
Marian got broke this one open in the second half with 4 TDs. Marian's Tyran Ottbridge led the Knights with three rushing TDs.
SB Washington at SB Adams (School Field)
Washington (NIC 0-1, 0-3) is still looking for its first win while Adams (NIC 0-1, 1-2) is hurting from its overtime loss to Marian last week, 20-14. Washington got edged by Riley, 28-20 at School Field last week and is still looking for its first win of the season. Adams edged Washington last year, 28-27 with the difference being an extra point.
Final score: SB Adams 42-12 over SB Washington
Adams got three rushing TDs from Shaq Vann to lead the Eagles past the Panthers at School Field, while the Adams defense held Washington to negative yardage for the game.
Fort Wayne Snider at Penn
Penn (NIC 1-0, 3-0) looks to stay undefeated in an out of conference match-up with visiting FW Snider (3-0). Penn has only given up one touchdown in its first three games as it has shut out its opponents in the last two games. Snider won last year in Fort Wayne, 28-20. Both teams are undefeated so far at 3-0 on the season.
Final score: Penn 38-0 over Fort Wayne Snider
In this state top ten match up, the Kingsmen totally dominated the visitors from Fort Wayne as Penn held Snider to less than 100 yards of total offense for the game. Penn's Tyler Carpenter talled scores on two long runs of 62 and 48 yards.