Tame Warriors 52-0 Defense records fourth shut out of season!
WR Obioma Ngumezi catching one of his two
touchdown passes from QB Scott Burke. Photo by
Bryan Tan-Pacifica Islanders.
Pacifica, Ca. The Pacifica Islanders improved their record
to 8-0 and remained the only undefeated team in the NCFL.
The Islanders hosted the California Warriors on Saturday at
Terra Nova High School in Pacifica. The Islander defense had
another spectacular game, racking up their fourth shutout of
the season in just eight games.
The offense was led by quarterback Scott Burke, who had an
outstanding game behind center. Burke was 9 out of 15 on
passing attempts with 176 yards. Burke and wide reciever Obi
"The Amazing One" Ngumezi seemed to be on the same page the
whole night. Ngumezi would finish with 94 receiving yards
and two touchdowns. Wide receiver Donyell Crain would also
connect with his quarterback for a touchdown reception of
The Islander running game proved once again to be a force
that could not be stopped; led by running back Jarmar "The
Beast" Julien, who had missed the last couple of games due
to injury would return this week. He had 9 carries for 52
yards and a touchdown score before sitting out the second
half to nurse his injury. But the Islander running game
would not stop there, with Jason Harrison and Calvin Edwards
ready to step in. Jason Harrison had one touchdown with his
149 yards on just 9 carries giving him an outstanding
average per run of 16.5 yards. Calvin Edwards added another
27 yards and found the end zone two times of his own.
Pacifica Islanders went on to win 52-0, and will now travel
down to Salinas this Saturday to face the tough Salinas
Spartans. Pacifica looks to continue there streak by going
9-0 and look forward to this weeks challenge. The Islanders
will come back home on Saturday, May 16 to face the South
Bay Stallions. This is their final home game of the regular
season- come cheer on the home team and enjoy a performance
by Pacifica's own Thrasher's rock band.