Saturday, September 18, 1999 TRINITY FOOTBALL BATTLES BATES IN PRESEASON NESCAC SCRIMMAGE Exeter, NH. - The 1999 Trinity College football team began competition this afternoon with the annual pre-season NESCAC scrimmage against Bates College at Phillips Exeter Academy. The two teams played an even game, with each squad scoring a pair of touchdowns. Trinity got on the board first, after junior quaterback Gregg Wysocki (New Britain, CT) connected with senior wide receiver Jay Wright (Yeadon, PA) on a 63-yard pass and sophomore fullback Matt Gjerulff (Rockville, MD) plunged into the end zone from the one-yard line on the next play. Bates scored a pair of touchdowns in the second half, on a long pass play and an interception return. The Bantams scored the game's final touchdown on a three-yard run by sophomore runnung back Julian Gratry (Chagrin Falls, OH). Trinity will begin the regular season next Saturday, Sept. 15, at Colby College at 1:30 p.m.
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