Whitworth continues dominance over La Verne in season opener

Whitworth continues dominance over La Verne in season opener

In what started out as a defensive game, the Pirates turned up the offense mid-way through the first quarter by the legs of runningback Mason Elms. He ran in two scores for the Pirates.

Leif Erickson went 16-25 for 239 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions. His scoring targets were wide receivers Garret McKay and Nick McGill.

Runningback Connor Johnson also ran in for 6 more to help the Bucs to a 38-2 victory over the leopards in the home opener.

Whitworth has a bye week next week before hosting Chapman at home September 15th at 1 p.m.