Football Tunes Up for Spring Game With Final Full Scrimmage


Saturday, Catawba held its final full scrimmage before next weekend's Spring Game.  Head Coach Curtis Walker helped break down some of the key plays.

The controlled scrimmage began with goal line situations on the five-yard-line.  The No. 1 defense held the No. 1 offense to a field goal on its first possession.  The No. 2 defense was able to intercept a pass on first down against the No. 1 offense.  The No. 1 offense was able to come back and get a score on a quarterback sneak from Mike Sheehan.

The units moved to red zone situations with the ball starting on the 15-yard-line.  Jamal Lackey came up big on the first play as he raced 85 yards on an interception return.  The No. 1 offense returned and scored on a 13-yard pass from Sheehan to Shawn Galloway.  Jonathan Jean ended the next series with a blocked field goal.

Other highlights from the scrimmage:
Trey Mashore scored on a 58-yard run
Jalen Forrest had an interception
Sheehan completed 57% of his passes and had 52 yards rushing
Cary Littlejohn had several nice runs
Diante Hodges had three receptions and added a 12-yard run
Montravius Evans was the top tackler on defense

Comments from Coach Walker
"Our team has shown a great competitive edge throughout our spring practices.  I was extremely please today to see individuals step up and make some big plays.  There are four days left in the 2014 spring practice season and we are looking forward to continued growth in our team."

Catawba will conclude its spring practice with the Spring Game on Saturday, April 12 at 11 a.m.

Today's Events

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 2 (CC of Bristol),
Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial, 7:00Stats


«November 2017»
November 1

Volleyball vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 1-3

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Volleyball @ Queens 3-1

November 4

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-3rd;M-3rd

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-12th;M-16th

Football vs. NEWBERRY 17-13

Volleyball @ Wingate 0-3

November 7

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-0

November 10

Basketball (M) vs. Francis Marion 70-72

Basketball (W) vs. Mount Olive 94-81

November 11

Volleyball @ Newberry 3-0

Football vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 24-20

Basketball (W) vs. Barton 49-58

Basketball (M) @ UNC Pembroke 67-91

November 15

Basketball (W) @ Fayetteville St. 46-69

November 17

Basketball (M) @ Albany State 77-69

November 18

Basketball (W) @ Bowie St. 58-66

November 20

Basketball (W) vs. CHOWAN 75-72

November 21

Basketball (M) @ Winston-Salem St. 83-72

November 24

Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) 59-74 L

November 29

Basketball (W) @ Queens 73-44

Basketball (M) @ Queens 65-83


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Basketball (M) Team Photo