Saturday, November 6, 1999 AMHERST SHUTS OUT TRINITY FOOTBALL Medford, MA - Junior quarterback Peter Honig threw two touchdown passes to junior wide receiver Matt Hall to lead Amherst College Lord Jeffs (5-2) to a 27-0 victory over the visiting Trinity College Bantams (4-3) in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) football action on Saturday afternoon. Amherst sophomore running back Okey Ugwonali scored from three yards out in the game's opening drive and the Honig hit Hall on his first touchdown catch of the day after a Trinity fumble to give Amherst a 14-0 lead after one quarter. 51 seconds into the second quarter, Honig connected with Hall again to give the Jeffs a 20-0 advantage at the half. Amherst scored their fourth touchdown with 8:52 remaining in the third quarter on a 13-yard pass from Honig to sophomore tight end Andrew Daniels. Trinity never threatened offensively, managing just nine first downs and 11 total yards, while turning the ball over five times. Freshman tailback Brian Fabrizio (Norwell, MA), the NESCAC's leading rusher entering the game, gained 61 yards on 14 carries. Trinity senior linebacker Jeff Iudice (Melrose, MA) matched a season-high with 18 tackles, including four for losses and one sack. Fellow senior linebacker Brian LaHaie (Silver Spring, MD) added 14 tackles, five for losses, and a sack. Trinity College (4-3) 0 0 0 0 -- 0 Amherst (5-2) 14 6 7 0 -- 27 SCORING 1. 7:49 A- Okey Ugwonali three run (Liam Flemming kick) A7-0 1. 2:54 A- Matt Hall 13 pass from Peter Honig (Flemming kick) A14-0 2. 14:11 A- Hall 15 pass from Honig (rush failed) A20-0 3. 8:52 A- Andrew Daniels 13 pass from Honig (Flemming kick)A27-0 TEAM STATS Trinity Amherst First Downs 9 17 Rushes-yards 32-46 55-148 Passing yards 71 72 Return yards 72 33 Punts-yards 6-202 6-200 Fumbles-lost 5-4 0-0 Penalties-yards 10-65 6-39 RUSHING TC- Brian Fabrizio 14-62, Justin Clarke 5-9, Matt Gjerulff 1-5, Julian Gratry 2-1, Gregg Wysocki 10-(-30) A- Okey Ugwonali 25-91, Kevin Kennard 10-22, Peter Honig 7-20, Jeremy Hiltner 7-13, Jeff Ryan 3-8, Jason Campbell 3-(-6). PASSING TC- Gregg Wysocki 5-14-1-61, Justin Clarke 2-5-0-10. A- Peter Honig 8-17-0-72, Jason Campbell 0-0-0-0. RECEIVING TC- Kevin Waters 3-43, Lewis Usher 3-28, David Mogan 1-0. A- Matt Hall 2-28, Derrell Wright 3-23, Andrew Daniels 1-13, Okey Ugwonali 2-8.
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