Eisenhower Defense Dominates in Shutout Victory Over Cambridge Springs

Eisenhower's Gannon Jaquay.

RUSSELL, Pa. – Eisenhower’s defense was dominant as the Knights earned their second 14-0 victory of the season, this one against Cambridge Springs.

The Blue Devils, who were playing their first game since Sept. 3 due to COVID, couldn’t get much going offensively and were limited to just 103 yards of offense.

The only score of the first half came on a Shawn Pascuzzi 25-yard interception return for a touchdown at the 3:59 mark of the second quarter.

After the Knights stopped Cambridge Springs on a 4th-and-goal from the 16, they proceeded to drive 86 yards, capped by a Benji Bauer 6-yard touchdown run with 7:26 to go in the fourth quarter. Bauer had 68 of his 92 yards rushing on the drive.

Eisenhower’s Gannon Jaquay was named the Jim Kelly Allegheny Grille of Foxburg Player of the Game and talked about the win afterward:

Shawn Pascuzzi made his first start at quarterback for Eisenhower, completing a pair of passes to Wyatt Lookenhouse for 32 yards.

Garrett Hodak led Cambridge Springs with 64 yards rushing on 17 carries.

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