Central Falls to Weir High in Opener, 33-20
Steubenville Central dropped the 2014 opener on the road to Weir High, 33-20. The Red Riders took a 26-7 lead into the intermission before Central narrowed the lead on a 24 yard TD pass from Tony Barber to John Fallon. The teams traded scores in the fourth quarter. Stone Romano posted the first touchdown of the game for the Crusaders on a 14 yard run, while Barber closed the scoring with a TD from two yards out.
2014 Scrimmage Schedule
SAT, 8/16 - Bridgeport @ Central practice field.
FRI, 8/22 - Union Local @ Central practice field.
Records of Central's 2013 Opponents
Central's regular season opponents had a combined 47-60 record in the 2013 season. Three teams qualified for the playoffs, including the champion and a semi-finalist in the West Virginia Class A playoffs. When including their playoff opponents, the Crusaders' combined record improves to 69-64.
Bellaire (7-4) lost to Newark Catholic in the Division VI first round
Oak Glen (0-10)
Conotton Valley (1-8)
Weir High (3-7)
Weirton Madonna (14-0) won the West Virginia Class A championship
Magnolia (8-5) lost in the West Virginia Class A semifinals to Greenbrier West
Racine Southern (8-3) lost to Central in the Division VII first round
Glouster Trimble (14-1) lost to Marion Local in the Division VII finals