Lincoln was led by Jaden Leadley, who had all three touchdowns for
Lincoln and 120 yards rushing. In addition, Mason Farris had 30
yards rushing, Gavin Gibbons 20 yards, and Conner Boyd had two
carries for 10 yards.
Lincoln was led on defense once again by
Tony "the Tiger" Gandolphi with nine tackles and two sacks. Andrew
Cline added six tackles and one sack, and Leadley had four tackles.
Kylen Baker, Bryton Fuchs, Chase McCormick, Everett Maaks and Farris
each had two tackles. Gibbons, Ryan O'Donoghue, Ashton Koontz, Boyd
and Jude Bennett all had a tackle.
The win brought the Lincoln White to a record of 3-0 on the
season, with Athens up next on Saturday at 10 a.m. at Eaton Fields.
Lincoln's second- through eighth-grade teams all played games at
the new Sacred Heart-Griffin multimillion-dollar turf stadium this
"What an experience it was for the kids and coaches," said coach
Steve Farris. "We would like to say 'thank you' to SHG and their
staff for allowing us to play there."
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Lincoln has enjoyed great success playing at SHG this year,
winning five out of the seven games played there, including a
sweep in the second through fourth grade against the Springfield
Boomers for the first time ever in Lincoln Youth Football
Lincoln 2-3 White 18,
Lincoln 2-3 Green 13,
Lincoln fourth grade
27, Springfield 7
Lincoln fifth grade
14, Springfield 12
Lincoln sixth grade
0, Springfield 24
Lincoln seventh grade
6, Springfield 38
Lincoln eighth grade 24, Springfield 8
"All the coaches are very proud of the effort and hard work these
young men have shown," Farris added.
[Text from file received from Steve Farris]