PITTSBURGH– The Carnegie Mellon University football team hosted DePauw University on Saturday in the opening round of the 2022 Division III NCAA Football Championship. The Tartans defeated the Tigers 45-14 to move on to the second round.
GROVE CITY 31, FDU-FLORHAM 14
GROVE CITY, Pa. — The Grove City College football team closed the 2022 season Saturday afternoon by earning a 31-14 victory over visiting Farleigh Dickinson University-Florham at Robert E. Thorn Field in the Eastern College Athletic Conference James Lynah Bowl.
The Grove City defense recorded seven quarterback sacks, forced two turnovers, and held the Devils (6-5) to 160 total yards on 63 plays. Grove City held FDU-Florham to minus 11 rushing yards.
West Middlesex grad Clayton Parrish had a rushing touchdown in the win and Moniteau alum James Parenti recorded a sack.
W&J 35, HOBART 18
WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson rolled up 28 second-quarter points en route to a 35-18 victory over visiting Hobart College in the 2022 ECAC Asa S. Bushnell Bowl played at Cameron Stadium Saturday afternoon.
“I think we proved that we are a top team in the country. Worthy of being ranked in the final poll,” coach Mike Sirianni said. “We think we could have done damage in the NCAA Playoffs but we will use this as a good way to send out the seniors and build on next year.”