FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 22, 2017
Passion Run Their Way To 4-0 With Victory Over Detroit
On a warm night in Detroit, the scoring started with a 23 yard TD run by Kia Foster. Gabby O’Neil added a 29 yard TD run and Janice Masters connected on a 14 yard TD pass to Lisa Horton before the end of the 1st Quarter. In the 2nd Quarter, Passion touchdowns were scored on a 53 yard run by Foster, a 29 and 15 yard pass from Masters to Angela Baker and a 26 yard pass from Horton to Courtney Bender. The Passion led 56-6 at the half.
Passion touchdowns in the 2nd half were a 9 yard run by Tara Catone and a 7 yard run by Foster. The Final Score was Passion 72 to Detroit 6.
Offensive leaders tonight were Janice Masters who threw for 155 yards and 3 touchdowns. Lisa Horton threw for 41 yards and a touchdown. Horton also had 6 receptions for 110 yards and a touchdown. Kia Foster had 122 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns and Tara Catone added 57 yards and a rushing touchdown. Angela Baker had 53 receiving yards and 2 touchdowns. Jana Meister added 50 receiving yards.
The defense was led by Kaitlyn Niedermeyer, Kim Zubovic, Hannah Daman, Chelsea Zahn, Tia Montgomery and Kim Dreischalik providing tremendous pressure up front and giving Detroit no time to make a play. Zubovic and Zahn added 3 sacks, Baker had an interception and Keys had a fumble recovery to lead the way on the defensive side of the ball.
The Passion return home next weekend to host the Philadelphia Phantomz at Joe P. DeMichela Stadium in Imperial at 7 pm.
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