Football Returns Home For NNS Employees Day With Alfred State

Paul Morgan
Paul Morgan

The Apprentice School football team returns to the home field on Saturday at 1 pm hosting Alfred State College in the first Newport News Shipbuilding Employees Day.  Any shipyard employee, showing their badge at the admissions gate, will be allowed free admission along with up to four guests.

Quick Kicks

  • Apprentice School is coming off a 20-14 loss to Southern Virginia University on October 5, while Alfred State enters off a 27-17 loss at Globe Tech on October 13.
  • This marks the second meeting between the two as Alfred State defeated the Builders 22-7 to start the 2010 season in Alfred, N.Y. - click here for game story.
  • Alfred State is currently a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association and are in its exploratory year of NCAA Division III membership.  They play a mix of club, junior varsity and community college programs.
  • You'll be able to follow the game on livestats, or twitter.
  • Apprentice School will hit the road next week for its longest trip of the year to Valley, Alabama to face Point University at 1 pm on October 27.

 

Apprentice School By The Numbers

2012 Record

1-5

USCAA Record

0-1

Home/Away/Neutral

0-2/1-2/0-1

Points per game

19.1

Rushing Yds Per Game

148.7

Passing Yds Per Game

100.2

Total Yds Per Game

248.8

Points Allowed Per Game

25.5

Rushing Yds Allowed Per Game

153.8

Passing Yds Allowed Per Game

206.7

Total Yards Allowed Per Game

360.5

Turnovers

13

Turnovers Forced

14

Time Of Possession

25:28

 

Builder Schedule

Sept 1

Muhlenberg

7-27

Sept 8

at Coppin State

60-7

Sept 15

at Greensboro

13-20

Sept 22

at Gallaudet

7-35

Sept 29

Bridgewater

14-44

Oct 5

at Southern Va.

14-20

Oct 20

Alfred State

1 pm

Oct 27

at Point

1 pm

Nov 3

at Wesley

1 pm

Nov 10

Webber International

1 pm

 

Statistical Leaders

Rushing: Jodey McNeil (95c/449 yds/3TD)
Passing: Jonathan Whelan (47-97-5/393 yds/1TD)
Catches: Al Little (19c/107yds/1TD)
Reception Yds: Trevon Johnson (17c/164yds/1TD)
Tackles: Brock Bullock (41)
 

Alfred State By The Numbers

2012 Record

3-2

Home/Away/Neutral

1-1/2-1/0-0

Points per game

21.0

Rushing Yds Per Game

69.2

Passing Yds Per Game

170.4

Total Yds Per Game

239.6

Points Allowed Per Game

16.0

Rushing Yds Allowed Per Game

99.4

Passing Yds Allowed Per Game

158.8

Total Yards Allowed Per Game

258.2

Turnovers

14

Turnovers Forced

13

Time Of Possession

29:46

 

Pioneers Schedule

Sept. 9

at Hartwick JV

27-3

Sept. 15

at Erie CC

7-30

Sept.22

at Stevens Tech

32-13

Oct. 7

St. John Fisher JV

22-7

Oct. 13

Globe Tech

17-27

Oct. 20

at Apprentice

1 pm

Oct. 27

Southern Virginia

1 pm

Nov. 3

Onondaga FC

1 pm

Nov 10

Hudson Valley CC

Noon

 

Statistical Leaders

Rushing: Dileel Bartley (32c/142yds/0TD)
Passing: Joey Frendo (38-79-7/488yds/1TD)
Catches: Erik Simmons (18c/229yds/1TD)
Tackles: Alonzo Joyner (41)