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
Central’s Season Ends with Loss to Glouster Trimble
Steubenville Catholic Central dropped a hard-fought regional semi-final playoff game to Glouster Trimble on Saturday evening at Zanesville, 27-22. Khalil Jones put the Crusaders on the board early in the first quarter on a 67 yard TD run, but the Tomcats answered with a score of their own to tie the game before getting another touchdown to take a 14-7 lead into halftime. Trimble marched down the field on the initial drive of the third quarter to open the lead to 21-7, but Central responded with a 47 yard pass from Brenton Colabella to Jones. After another Trimble score, Colabella hit Ryan Fletcher on a 70 yard scoring play with three minutes left in the game to cut the lead to 27-22. Central finishes with a 9-3 record.