Georgetown Prep hosted rival Gonzaga in the 16th annual Jesuit Gridiron Classic on Saturday afternoon. Over 2,500 people attended the game that directly supports the Washington Jesuit Academy.
Prep held Gonzaga to a punt on the team's opening possession. Gonzaga would score late in the first quarter to lead 7-0. The Eagles added another touchdown midway through the second quarter and went into halftime with a 14-0 lead.
Gonzaga would capitalize on good field possession and a Prep turnover in the third quarter. Gonzaga would go on to win 30-0.
Prep is off this week for their bye week. Prep returns to the field Friday, September 28 when the Hoyas travel to Riverdale Baptist.
Prep is 1-1 on the season.
The Prep varsity soccer team St. Mary's Ryken on September 13.
The Hoyas dominated the game from the opening kickoff and would go to win, 4-0.
On Sunday, the Hoyas traveled to Pennsylvania to take on the Pettie School in the Haverford Invitational. Prep would beat the Pettie School, 5-1, to improve to 3-0-1 on the year.
Prep's defense has only let up two goals through four game this season.
Prep hosts rival Gonzaga on Wednesday, September 19 at 4:30 p.m. Prep will travel to Sussex Tech in Delaware on Friday, September 21 for 5:00 p.m. game.
The Hoyas are 3-0-1 on the year.
Prep's cross country meet on Saturday was postponed due to potential inclement weather.
Prep will take part in the Landon Invitational this Saturday, September 22 at 9:00 a.m.
- Wednesday, September 19: Varsity soccer hosts Gonzaga at 4:30 p.m.
- Friday, September 21: Varsity soccer is away at Sussex Tech at 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday, September 22: Cross country will compete in the Landon Invitational at 9:00 a.m.
Dan Paro '79