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Leafa Spirit hammer Notre Dame on the road

Leafa Spirit hammer Notre Dame on the road

By Reiko Arisugawa-Bell
The Spirit News
September 6, 2077

Quarterback Shae Katou-Aki passed for 293 yards and ran for 382 more, scoring seven touchdowns on offence as Dan Harding's Leafa College Spirit Gridiron drubbed the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, 99-38, at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana. Left end Steele Craftman had 12 tackles and five sacks to lead the defence.

Halfback Ace Kurogane had 216 rushing yards and six touchdowns, wide receiver Jarryd Kaizuka had eight catches for 100 yards and a score, wideout Jiji Petricca had five catches for 68 yards, Kaizuka added 22 pancake blocks and wide receiver Touma Yukihira added 13 pancake blocks. On defence, free safety Hugh Otosaka had two interceptions while middle linebacker Rhys Miyazawa led in tackling with 18 tackles.

Leafa College improve to 2-0 on the season and return to action next week in Death Valley against the LSU Tigers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.