Football: Owen J. Roberts flips script on Conestoga (with summary)

TREDYFFRIN – Owen J. Roberts flipped the script in convincing fashion on Conestoga Friday night, ending a skid of six straight season-opening losses with a 39-0 shellacking.

Dawson Stuart threw for 189 yards and three touchdowns and added a one-yard TD run for the Wildcats, who held the Pioneers to just 23 rushing yards and seized control with 27 unanswered points in the second quarter to go up 33-0 at the break.

Stuart had scoring tosses of 6 yards to Sean Praweckyj, 9 yards to Connor Zuch and 24 yards to Markos Avgerinos while Ted Bradford contributed a 22-yard Pick 6 at the 8:02 mark of the second quarter to provide a 20-0 lead.

Hunter Scherfel (10-yard scoring run) and Hunter Hinrichs (4 receptions, 100 yards) also had outstanding games on the offensive side of the ball for OJR, which got tremendous performances on the defensive line from Nick Duliakas, Dan Hultz, Aidan Hayward and Brendan Lewis.

Owen J. Roberts 39, Conestoga 0
OJ Roberts     6 27  0  6 – 39
Conestoga      0  0  0  0 – 0
First quarter
OJR-Stuart 1 run (pass failed)
Second quarter
OJR-Praweckyj 6 pass from Stuart (Bocci pass from Stuart)
OJR-Bradford 22 interception return (kick blocked)
OJR-Scherfel 10 run (kick failed)
OJR-Zuch 9 pass from Stuart (Chamberlain kick)
Fourth quarter
OJR-Avgerinos 24 pass from Stuart (kick blocked)  
TEAM STATISTICS
OJ Roberts
 
Conestoga
13
First downs
9
28-82
Rushes-yards
21-23
217
Passing yards
121
299
Total Yards
144
12-17-1
Passes C-A-I
9-25-1
1-0
Fumbles-lost
2-0
9-60
Penalties-yards
10-75
1-42.0
Punts-average
6-33.3
INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Rushing
OJ Roberts: Scherfel 6-28, TD; Martin 5-27; Bradford 3-15; Stuart 9-8, TD; Praweckyj 4-5
Passing
OJ Roberts: Stuart 11-15-1, 189, 3 TDs; Praweckyj 1-2-0, 28
Receiving
OJ Roberts: Hinrichs 4-100; Avgerinos 2-50; Praweckyj 3-31, TD; Bocci 2-27; Zuch 1-9, TD
Interceptions:: OJ Roberts – Bradford