Freshmen drop close one to Demons 16-6
Fairfield’s freshman football team fell 16-6 Friday in its home matchup with the Washington Demons.
Carter Ferrel threw for 72 yards on 4-10 passing. Leone Gichure was 1-1 with his lone throw going for a 15-yard touchdown completion. Gichure also ran the ball 23 times, picking up 118 yards in the process. Ferrel ran for 30 yards on six attempts.
Elan Ledger made two catches for 45 yards, including the touchdown. Drew Martin caught two passes for 28 yards.
Dylan Durbin led the team in tackling with 6.5. Martin finished with 5.5 tackles, while Ferrel brought down five ball carriers and picked off a pass. Also making tackles were Adan Mendoza, Gage Hook and Elan Ledger, who also had an interception.