Football Wraps Up Spring With Blue-White Scrimmage


SALISBURY, N.C. – Catawba football completed its spring with a Blue-White scrimmage on Saturday at Shuford Stadium.  David Burgess had a good day on offense with 54 yards on eight carries, while Michael Pepper and R.J. Beaty each had a pair of sacks on defense.

The offense opened with a 75 yard drive for a score.  Burgess did most of the work with 41 yards on the drive.  Mike Sheehan completed a pair of passes for 10 yards and also scored the touchdown on an eight-yard run.

The defense would shine for much of the remainder of the scrimmage, holding the offense without points over the next 10 drives.  The defense recorded six sacks on the day and also forced a fumble.  Marquez Robbs was in on the caused fumble.  In addition to Beaty and Peppers, Terry Whitehead and Dominique Walker also had sacks.

Reid Carlton helped set up a second offensive score with a 41-yard pass to Shawn Galloway.  After Cary Littlejohn ran off 14 yards, Carlton took it in from four yards out.

Littlejohn picked up 46 yards on seven carries, while Eamon Smart ran for 36 yards on eight attempts.  Dantereus James went for 28 yards on six carries.

Sheehan played just two series, running for 14 yards and completing both pass attempts for 10 yards.  Carlton was 5-of-6 passing for 60 yards and Alex Thornton completed 4-of-5 for 38 yards.

Bruce Smith had three reception for 19 yards.  Carlos Tarrats caught a pair of short passes and had one run of nine yards.  Riley Weber had a 22-yard catch and Andy Hunt had a 20-yard reception.

David Burgess 8-54, Cary Littlejohn 7-46, Eamon Smart 8-36, Dantereus James 6-28, Mike Sheehan 3-14, Brandon Brown 2-11, Carlos Tarrats 1-9, Reid Carlton 13-3, Alex Thonton 3-minus 8.

Reid Carlton 5-6, 60 yards; Mike Sheehan 2-2, 10 yards; Alex Thornton 4-5, 38 yards

Bruce Smith 3-19, Carlos Tarrats 2-3, Shawn Galloway 1-41, Riley Weber 1-22, Andy Hunt 1-20, Malik Frazier 1-10, Brandon Brown 1-6, Jason Williams 1-4.

Sacks: Michael Peppers 2, R.J. Beaty 2, Terry Whitehead, Dominque Walker
TFL: Hunter Lee 1.5, Michael Peppers, Mark McDaniel, Terry Whitehead, Marquez Robbs .5
FF: Marquez Robbs
FR: Nic Richardson
PBU: Aljere Adams

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«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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Basketball (M) Team Photo