Faith opens season with a 34-14 win
August 30, 2013, 11:00 pm by
|Faith Academy defenders Asa Ortiz and Hanner Shipley make a defensive stop for the Flames. Austin Ellis is No. 13 on the play.
Faith Academy opened its
season with a 34-14 win Friday night against St. Dominic Savio at
Westwood High School’s practice field in Round Rock.
The Flames had four different players score and senior spinner back
Austin Ellis had a hand in on two scores to lead the team to its
Faith scored 21 points in the second quarter with Asa Ortiz starting the
outburst with a 72-yard run on the first play of the second quarter.
Royale Brown scampered in from 15 yards with 6:34 left in the second quarter for a 14-0 lead with Jonathan Reyes' PAT kick.
After St. Dominic Savio scored on a 16-yard run from its quarterback,
Ellis added a 2-yard run with two minutes left in the second quarter.
The Flames led 21-7 at halftime.
Jacob Metcalf scored on a 6-yard run in with 1:10 left in the third quarter and
then Ellis caught a pass from Hanner Shipley with 6:44 left in the game for a
St. Dominic Savio added a late touchdown.
For the full story, see Tuesday's Highlander.