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Donahue Shamrocks Win 3rd Straight

The Donahue Academy Shamrocks notched their third consecutive win Friday night, beating Academy At The Lakes 42-24 in a football game at North Park in Ave Maria.

Elias Allan tossed  four touchdowns and Mark Cheffers threw for three TDs in addiition to catching seven passes. Dominic Allan caught had a touchdown reception, one of three passes he caught for a total of 115 yards.

Reed Lawe returned an interception for a TD.

"Another great effort was given tonight," said Coach Rich Scanlon. "Despite being without two captains, the team pulled together, worked hard and overcame adversity when falling down 8-0 after the first play of the game."

The Shamrocks travel to Hernando Christian next week and return home to face Lakeside Christian from Clearwater Friday, Sept. 25.

Click here for this year's full schedule and results.


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