Louisville Leopards at Hoban Knights 2008 Football Highlights

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Louisville 28, Hoban 3

After being shutout in the first half, Louisville scored on their first four second half possessions to rout
Beatty's Sports Fall 2016 Louisville Leopards Hatthe host Akron Archbishop Hoban Knights 28-3 at Dowed Field on September 5, 2008.

Leopards Quarterback Neal Seaman finished 13 of 18 passing for 214 yards and 2 touchdowns. Wide Receiver Bobby Swigert willed his way to the endzone on both touchdown grabs of 52 and 47 yards. Swigert would finish as the game’s top receiver with 5 catches for 114 yards.

Louisville out-gained Hoban 329-127 in total yards including a 115-81 advantage on the ground. Dane Mathie led the Leopards rushing attack with 12 carries for 57 yards and 2 touchdowns.

The Knights only score came from a Zach Christenson 43 yard field goal with 1.9 seconds remaining in the first half.

Louisville failed to score on two earlier first half opportunities. Hoban blocked a 24 yard field goal after
Leopard Nation $5 Challengethe Leopards drove to the Knights 7. Louisville returned the favor by blocking a Hoban punt that landed out of bound at the Knights 5. However, that Leopard goal-to-go drive only went backwards and led to a missed field goal.

The second half was a different story as Louisville became unstoppable in scoring 28 unanswered to improve to 3-0.

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Scoring Summary

Team 1-2-3-4–TOTAL

Louisville 0-0-21-7–28

Hoban 0-3-0-0–03

1st Quarter


2nd Quarter

Hoban – Zach Christensen 43 Yard Field Goal | LHS 0, HHS 3, 0:01.9

3rd Quarter 

Louisville – Bobby Swigert 52 Yard Pass from Neal Seaman (Jaron Lohmeyer Kick) | LHS 7, HHS 3, 10:59

Louisville – Dane Mathie 15 Yard Run (Jaron Lohmeyer Kick) | LHS 14, HHS 3, 7:30

Louisville – Bobby Swigert 47 Yard Pass from Neal Seaman (Jaron Lohmeyer Kick) | LHS 21, HHS 3, 3:01

4th Quarter

Louisville – Dane Mathie 3 Yard Run (Jaron Lohmeyer Kick) | LHS 28, HHS 3, 9:20


Rushing: Louisville 29-115, Hoban 25-81

Passing: Louisville 13-19-214-0, Hoban 10-21-46-0

First Downs: Louisville 15, Hoban 9

Fumbles-Lost: Louisville 0-0, Hoban 1-0

Penalty Yards: Louisville 65, Hoban 96

Records: Louisville 3-0, Hoban 2-1

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