Tommies wrapped up spring play with spring game at O’Shaughnessy Stadium

Highlights from St. Thomas spring football game 5-4-24

Tommies playing against Tommies was the name of the game Saturday afternoon at O’Shaughnessy Stadium with the St. Thomas football spring game.

The game had a unique scoring style outside of the normal rules. The offense could also score an extra point on first down and fourth down conversions.

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The defense had opportunities to score as well. Forcing a turnover was worth five points, a goal line stop had a four point value, a safety, strip sack or fourth down stop was worth two points, and forcing a three and out, PAT return or a sack was worth one point.

The offense had two touchdowns that were over 30 yards, sophomore quarterback Tak Tateoka threw a 33 yard touchdown pass to junior wideout Colin Chase. Late in the fourth quarter, junior running back Gus Theisen capped off the game with a 62 yard run for six points.

The defense did force one turnover, junior defensive lineman Delainey Suraju picked off a pass for five points for the defense.

Overall, the offense won 40 to 16.