Lions FB Falls to ONU in Illinois

Lions FB Falls to ONU in Illinois


It was all Olivet Tigers in the first half as it seemed the Lions were outmatched against their NAIA opponent.

The Tigers scored first on a 1 yard touchdown run by Zane Burtron.

From then on the Tigers went on to score three more Touchdowns in the first quarter.

The Tigers led after the 1st quarter 28 to 0.

The 2nd quarter saw the Tigers add three more touchdowns.

The Lions were able to score right at the end of the half on a 14 yard pass from M.J Yabarra to Joseph Pena.

The Tigers held a 49-6 lead at halftime.

Neither team was willing to budge in the 3rd quarter.

The score remained 49-6 after the 3rd quarter.

Same story in the 4th quarter as both teams pitched a shutout.

The Lions fell 49 to 6 to the Tigers.


- The Lions ran 57 plays for 230 yards of total offense.

- The Tigers ran 49 plays for 362 yards of total offense.

- The Lions had 117 yards rushing and 113 yards passing.

- Trinity converted 3-13 third down tries and Tigers were 5-8 on third downs.

- M.J Ybarra was 15 for 28 for 113 yards passing with 1 TD.

- Landen Bradley with 21 carries for 95 yard rushing.

- Joseph Pena pulled in five catches for 29 yards receiving adding a TD, Zach Marengo led receiving with six catches for 35 yards.

- Zach Marengo led the defense with 7 tackles, while Josue Pierre had 6

Trinity Bible College Current Record: 1-5

Olivet Current Record: 5-4

Lions Next Game : Trinity Lions vs. Finlandia Lions

Game Time: November 4th in Ellendale, ND @ 12pm (CT)