At Husson University’s Winkin Complex in Bangor, Spencer Barron recorded 114 passing yards and 77 rushing yards while also recording one TD through the air and one on the ground to propel the Crusaders to the season-opening win.
Jackson Leonard chipped in with 102 rushing yards for the winners and also scored a touchdown.
Stephen Cowles paced the Eagles as he passed for 174 yards and rushed for 22. He also threw for one TD and rushed for another.
Ellsworth 0 0 0 13 — 13
John Bapst 13 17 10 0 — 40
JB — 25 run by Jackson Leonard (Patrick Leonard kick)
JB — 9 TD run by Austin Cyr
JB — 22 FG by Patrick Leonard
JB — 17 yd TD pass from Spencer Barron to Austin Cyr (Leonard kick)
JB — 17 yd TD run by Spencer Barron (Leonard kick)
JB — 24 yd FG by Patrick Leonard
JB — 29 yd TD pass from Andrew DeTour to Garrett Pattershall (Leonard kick)
EL — 10 yd run by Stephen Cowles (kick blocked)
EL — 3 yd TD pass from Stephen Cowles to Cooper Henderson (kick good)