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Leafa College Roll Past Wyoming On Homecoming

Leafa College Roll Past Wyoming On Homecoming

By Reiko Arisugawa-Bell
The Spirit News
September 19, 2077

Quarterback Shae Katou Aki passed for 390 yards, ran for 193 yards and scored six total touchdowns on offense as Dan Harding's Leafa Spirit Gridiron slaughtered the Wyoming Cowboys, 104-29, at Subaru Pleiades Stadium in Canberra, ACT. Left outside linebacker Gilles Troyard was a menace, recording 13 tackles, five tackles for loss and three quarterback sacks.

Halfback Brett Inohara, who is still nursing a shoulder injury, ran for 342 yards and four majors, halfback Ace Kurogane ran for 109 yards and four scores, wide receiver Jiji Petricca caught seven passes for 104 yards and two touchdowns, tight end Anthony Kagurazaka caught five passes for 83 yards and a score and wideout Jarryd Kaizuka led the blockers with 25 pancakes blocks.

Middle linebacker Rhys Miyazawa led the defense iun tackling with 16 tackles, while cornerback Adam Sakurada had 13 tackles and an intertception. Kieran Hyakuya also had a strong outing on defense, recording two sacks on the afternoon.

Leafa improve to 4-0 and hit the road away to the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs to face the Air Force Falcons next week.