Pirates Prevail in Perryville Showdown.
The Pride of Perryville was caputerd 1.5 miles West as the Pirates of Perryville captured a 48-26 victora at cross-town rival St. Vincent in the Parkland Health Mart WEB-TV game of the week on mymoninfo.com.
St. Vincent had disastorous first half including losing a fumble on the very first play from scrimmage. Perryville entered the contest struggling on offense with 14 turnovers the past two contests, but the Pirates converted its new found wealth to treasure.
The Indians gave away more ground with another fumble on the fourth play from scrimmage, which led to more wealth for Perryville.
The Indians had almost zero success with it’s ground game, finding all the success through the air midway through the second for its first points.
St. Vincent left the field stunned down 41-6 at the break.
The Indians found its warrior spirit in the third quarter, striking first through the air with freshman running back Blake Schurbusch.
The good fortune for the home team evntually washed away as the Pirates recovered its own fumble and Derek Kirn and returned for the final score of the contest.
After the game, Perryville head coach Blane Boss was complimentary of his new QB.