September 10th, 2010

Rocks' Last Second TD Stuns Cincy Elder

Staff Report

Rocks' Last Second TD Stuns Cincy Elder
photo by Brooke Ballard

Trinity defeats Elder 22-20 with no time remaining

Trinity senior Ryan Steffey caught a two-yard pass from sophomore quarterback Travis Wright with no time remaining to give Trinity a 22-20 win over Elder (Ohio) at Trinity’s Marshall Stadium. 

“It’s a dream,” said Steffey. “It’s unbelievable. I can’t stop smiling.”

Wright completed 29-of-35 passes for 222 yards and two touchdowns and running back Derek Bishop rushed for 109 yards to lead the Shamrocks to their first 3-0 start since 2008.

The Shamrocks will host St. Xavier (Ohio) on Sept. 17, 2010 at Trinity’s Marshall Stadium.

Scoring Summary:

1st 07:03 TRINITY - T Wright 17 yd run (J Crenshaw kick), TRINITY 7 – EHS 0
2nd 08:20 TRINITY - J Crenshaw 37 yd field goal, EHS 0 - TRINITY 10
       00:19 EHS - J Vorherr 9 yd pass from B Gramke (S Williams kick), EHS 7 - TRINITY 10
3rd 10:00 TRINITY - H Kopp 34 yd pass from T Wright (J Crenshaw kick failed), EHS 7 - TRINITY 16
      04:04 EHS - M Mazza 7 yd pass from B Gramke (S Williams kick failed)
4th 03:33 EHS - B Coffaro 29 yd pass from B Gramke (16 kick), EHS 20 - TRINITY 16
      00:00 TRINITY - R Steffey 2 yd pass from T Wright, EHS 20 - TRINITY 22

Game recap and statistics courtesy of Robert Sampson


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