Eagles Look to Soar Past the Knights

Eagles Look to Soar Past the Knights

Credit: reinhardteagles.com

By: Sebastian Legarra, Ethan Hayes, and Nate Trottier

 Game Information:

Reinhardt Eagles (7-1) face off against the St. Andrews Knights (2-5) at Ken White Field in Waleska, GA for Senior Day. The game will be on Saturday, November 3rd 2018 @ 1:30 P.M.

 Recap against Pikeville University:

The Eagles prevailed 35-23 in a game that saw 40 penalties between the two teams. Reinhardt’s offense was led by quarterback Billy Hall who had 234 total yards and two touchdowns. Hall had a 75-yard rush in, and completed a throw Nate Johnson for a 28-yard touchdown. The defense was led by defensive end JT Graydon who had 6 tackles, 4 sacks, and a forced fumble. Other key players in the game include: Qua Stocks who had 2 rushing touchdowns, and Teon Burroughs who had 10 tackles and a sack.

Game Preview against St. Andrews:

            The Reinhardt Eagles (7-1) are looking to continue their win streak against the St. Andrews Knights (2-5). The Eagles are on a 7-game win streak and hope to win out in the regular season for home advantage in the first round of the NAIA playoffs. Key players to watch on offense are: Quarterback Billy Hall who has 1,182 all-purpose yards with 503 yards rushing and 679 passing. Hall also has 8 total touchdowns, 2 rushing and 6 passing. Running back Qua Stocks has 455 total yards with 272 rushing and 183 receiving. Stocks also has 6 total touchdowns with 5 rushing TD’s and 1 receiving. Running back Montralius Mosely has a total of 588 yards rushing with 8 total touchdowns. On the defensive side: Defensive end Tevin McCoy has a total of 34 tackles with 7.5 sacks and an interception. Safety Chase Hawkins has a total of 45 tackles and an interception. Finally, JT Graydon who has 25 total tackles and 12 sacks.

St. Andrews:

St. Andrews has a 2-5 overall record, and are 1-3 in conference play. Their two wins came against Edward Waters College, and Union College. The Knights are led by quarterback Deshaun Ferguson and running back Chris Decker. Ferguson has compiled 453 passing yards and 334 rushing yards. Decker has 374 yards rushing with 5 rushing touchdowns. St. Andrews looks to gain competitive experience in only their second year in college football.

Predictions:

#4 Reinhardt Eagles (7-1) look to take an easy win over the St. Andrews Knights (2-5). Reinhardt’s ranked defense should stop the Knights completely from scoring giving the offense many opportunities to get to the end zone.

Reinhardt Remaining Schedule:

Sat., Nov. 10, 2018 vs. Union College

NAIA Playoffs

 

 

About Reinhardt Sport Studies

This blog is maintained by Reinhardt Sport Studies majors enrolled in Athletics and Media Relations course Fall 2015. Students are Malcolm Anderson, Kraig Doremus, Ally Hurd, Lauren Mullinax, Taylor Pineda, Tyler Pineda, and DeVante Wynn.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *