RECAP: Rourke leads CFC#7 Titans to first ever OFSAA Bowl win [stats]

Nathan Rourke completed 13 passes in 20 attempts, amassed 109 rushing yards and had three passing touchdowns as well as a rushing major as CFC#7 Holy Trinity Titans crushed CFC#39 St. Peter Knights 50-16 at the OFSAA Bowl Festival series earlier this afternoon.

This marks the first Titans OFSAA Bowl victory.

The Titans struck first on the scoreboard as Rourke ran into the end zone for a 46 yard touchdown.  Close to five minutes later in the first quarter, the Titans extended their lead as Jason Uleryk Carvlho sprinted into the end zone for an 11 yard major.

Nathan Rourke 2014

At halftime, the Titans enjoyed a 28-1 lead after Rourke connected with both Ente Eguavoen (42 yards) and Tevin Doyley (four yards) for touchdown receptions.

In the third quarter, Carvlho tallied his second major of the game as he dashed downfield for 20 yards until he reached into the end zone.

The Knights got their first touchdown of the game as pivot Pascal Roy Lapensee found Quinton Soares for a 78 yard score.

However, the Knights replied with two consecutive touchdowns.  Andre Pinto scored on a 100 yard punt return. Soon after, Rourke connected with Will Ellis for a three yard major.  Graham Maskins added a 25 yard field goal.

Lapensee found Connor McClelland for a 10 yard touchdown reception to round out the scoring.

Calvlho scored two touchdowns and rushed for 91 yards on 10 carries for the Titans.  Additionally, Matt Creelman racked up 101 yards on two receptions.  Eguavoen scored a touchdown and had 60 yards on three receptions. On defence, Kwaku Antwi led the way with seven tackles.

As for the Knights, Soares tallied a major and amassed 93 yards on two receptions.  He also guided the defence as he had six tackles.

2014 OFSAA Football Festival Game 5 Summary (COURTESY OF JOHN METCALFE)

Presented by City of Hamilton


Holy Trinity CSS Titans (Oakville – GHAC)                                                 50

St. Peter CSS Knights (Ottawa – NCSSAA)                                               16



Qtr.        Team     Time                      Play                                    Convert                         Running


1st        HT       2:57     Nathan Rourke, 46 yard run                           Graham Maskins         HT 7-0

1st        SP        5:52     Quinton Soares, 55 yard punt rouge               n/a                               HT 7-1

1st        HT       7:51     Jason Uleryk Carvlho, 11 yard run                 Graham Maskins         HT 14-1

2nd        HT       3:52     Ente Eguavoen from Nathan Rourke, 42 yds.  Graham Maskins         HT 21-1

2nd        HT       7:46     Tevin Doyley from Nathan Rourke, 4 yds.    Graham Maskins         HT 28-1

3rd        HT       4:18     Jason Uleryk Carvlho, 20 yard run                 Graham Maskins         HT 35-1

3rd        SP        5:01     Quinton Soares from Pascal Roy Lapensee, 78 yds.  Quinton Soares           HT 35-8

3rd        HT       10:19   Andre Pinto, 100 yard punt return                 no good                       HT 41-8

4th        HT       2:09     Will Ellis from Nathan Rourke, 3 yds.           blocked                       HT 47-8

4th        HT       8:31     Graham Maskins, 25 yard field goal               n/a                               HT 50-8

4th        SP        11:15   Connor McClelland from Pascal Roy Lapensee, 10 yds       Alex Lawrie 2 pass     HT 50-16



Holy Trinity                                       St. Peter


Rushing (att.-yds.)                  20-220                                                 11-55

Passing Yards                         271                                                      189

– Team Losses                         -5                                                         -22

Net Offence                            486                                                      222

First Downs                            20                                                        11

Return Yards                          115                                                      50

Fumbles-Lost                          1-1                                                       2-1

Turnover on Downs                1                                                          2

Interceptions by                      1                                                          2

Penalties-Yards                       11-90                                                   8-85




TITANS                                             KNIGHTS


Rushing (atts.-yds.)                  Nathan Rourke 4-109, td                    Quinn Nadon Stencil 2-34

Jason Uleryk Carvlho 10-91, 2 tds     Jacob Lacombe 2-10


Receiving (caught-yds)            Matt Creelman 2-101, td                    Quinton Soares 2-93, td

Ente Eguavoen 3-60, td                      Jarryd Rushford 3-30


Passing                                    Nathan Rourke 13-20-3-2                   Pascal Roy Lapensee 8-18-2-2

(comp.-atts.-tds-int)               Domenic Florentino 0-2-0-0               Drew Garby 2-10-0-0


Tackles                                    Kwaku Antwi 7                                  Quinton Soares 6


Titans first ever OFSAA Football victory


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