Beacon Journal staff


 



The host Fighting Irish (1-0) scored 13 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to rally and defeat the Warriors (0-1).



Senior Chris Durkin, a Michigan State recruit, threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to junior Ben Phillips on 4th and 15 with 1:08 remaining in the game to give the Irish the win.



The Warriors led 24-14 in the third quarter before Durkin scored on a 10-yard touchdown run and then converted the fourth down play for the winning score on the next possession. Durkin finished with 199 yards passing.



Junior Anthony Rozum had a 23-yard touchdown run and junior Pat Ford threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to senior Matt McShane for the Warriros.