Trinity sports update, football at Wesleyan, 11/14/98


From: David.Kingsley@exchange.trincoll.edu <David.Kingsley@exchange.trincoll.edu>
Date: 11/16/98 - 9:50 AM

	Saturday, November 14, 1998

	WESLEYAN DEFEATS TRINITY IN SEASON FINALE

Middletown, Conn.- Senior tailback Tom Themistocles became the Wesleyan
single-season rushing leader when he rambled for 145 yards on 31 carries and
scored three touchdowns, leading Wesleyan (6-2) to a 49-35 victory over
Trinity College (2-6).  Wesleyan junior QB Jake Fay, completed 12 of 25
passes for 265 yards, added three TD passes to his totals, giving him 16 for
the year.  Junior Matt Perceval caught twoiof the TDs. 
After falling behind 27-6 early in the second quarter, Trinity, behind the
passing of junior QB Gregg Wysocki, pulled to within a TD twice, the last
coming at 5:10 of the third quarter when Steve Cella raced 88 yards for a TD
on a kickoff, making the score 34-27.  Wysocki completed 19 of 34 passes for
338 yards and four TDs, with junior tight end Sean Furey on the receiving
end of nine passes for 183 yards and two scores.  Wesleyan scored the next
two TDs on a 16-yard Themistocles run and a 45-yard Perceval catch, to put
the game away at 49-27.  Sean Furey's 23-yard reception with 27 seconds to
play ended the scoring.

Wesleyan (6-2)                 13      14      15       7       -       49
Trinity College (2-6)           6       7      14       8       -       35

SCORING SUMMARY

W- 1st 	13:36 Matt Perceval 32 pass from Fay (kick blocked)
T- 1st 	10:06 Faget 50 pass from Wysocki (no kick, bad snap)
W- 1st 	 3:22 Themistocles 1 run (Curt Younkin kick)

W- 2nd 	14:53 Thompson 20 pass from Fay (Younkin kick)
W- 2nd 	 8:51 Pascucci 2 run (Andy Reimer kick)
T- 2nd 	 1:10 Faget 33 pass from Wysocki (Reimer kick)

T- 3rd 	 8:25 Furey 45 pass from Wysocki (Younkin kick)
W- 3rd 	 5:26 Themistocles 15 run (Younkin kick)
T- 3rd 	 5:10 Cella 88 kickoff return (Reimer kick)
W- 3rd   3:38 Themistocles 16 run (Mark Schofield run)

W- 4th   5:40 Perceval 45 pass from Fay (Brian Walker kick)
T- 4th   0:27 Furey 23 pass from Wysocki (Cella run)

	TEAM STATISTICS

                              Trinity College       Wesleyan
First Downs                   20                    21
Rushes-yards                  41-142                43-146
Passing                       19-34-2-338           13-27-1-293
Total Yards                   480                   439
Fumbles-lost                  3-1                   1-0
Penalties-yards               8-60                  3-40
Punts-yards                   5-128                 7-225
Return yards                  261                   96
Time of Possession            31:54                 28:06
Third Down Conversions        2 of 12               9 of 16
Fourth Down Conversions       2 of 5                0 of 0

INDIVIDUAL STATS

Rushing
TC- Matt Gjerulff 11-90, Sherman Francis 8-38, Mike Ladd 4-11, Gregg Wysocki
13-11, Steve Cella 4-3, J.R. Faget 1-(-11).
W- Tom Themistocles 31-145, John Pascucci 5-14, Nate Moore 1-(-1), Jake Fay
4-(-3), Rahsaan Wareham 1-(-4), Mark Schofield 1-(-5).

Passing
TC- Gregg Wysocki 19-34-2-338.
W- Jake Fay 12-25-1-265, Tom Themistocles 1-1-0-28, Mark Schofield 0-1-0-0.

Receiving
TC- Sean Furey 9-183, J.R. Faget 4-121, Steve Cella 2-16, Mike Ladd 3-10,
Jay Wright 1-8.
W- Matt Perceval 4-106, George Thompson 3-86, Nate Moore 4-71, Henry
Wasserman 1-28, John Pascucci 1-2.


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