Week 5 Preview

Watterson at Cincinnati LaSalle

Eagles (1-3) <> Lancaster (3-1)

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The football team will be looking to end its three-game losing streak when it travels to Cincinnati LaSalle on Friday, Sept. 27.

Watterson was held to 71 total yards in a 17-0 loss to Cincinnati Winton Woods on Sept. 20, as it fell to 1-3.

The Eagles lost to LaSalle 35-16 last season and 28-3 in 2011. The Lancers, who lost their final five games after playing Watterson last year to finish 4-6, lost to Fort Wayne (Ind.) Dwenger 31-24 on Sept. 20 to drop to 3-1.

LaSalle, which is averaging 44.2 points, is led by sophomore quarterback Nick Watson (43-for-66 passing, 478 yards, 10 TDs), senior running back LeRon Brock (33 carries, 232 yards, 1 TD), junior wide receiver Kevin Ferguson (19 receptions, 300 yards, 3 TDs) and 6-foot-5, 200-pound senior wide receiver Derek Kief (14 receptions, 147 yards, 3 TDs).

Kief has verbally committed to the University of Alabama.

The Eagles have been led by junior quarterback Sam Maglicic (15-for-55 passing for 165 yards, 1 TD and 96 yards rushing), senior wide receiver Ryan Urquhart (5 receptions, 95 yards, 1 TD) and senior running back Walter Green (125 yards rushing).

Seniors Cody Calhoun (DB), Kyle Fada (DL), Eli Kirk (LB) and Patrick Pirrman (DB) have been leading the defense.

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