Muhlenberg College
Muhlenberg Football
2002 Football Results


September 7 - Muhlenberg 54, Kings Point 3
Scoring summary
Kings Point (0-1)               3     0     0     0 --  3
Muhlenberg (1-0)                7     6    14    27 -- 54

M-Kodi Shay 3 pass from Justin Jones (Chris Reed kick), 11:56
K-Erik Hedval 23 field goal, 1:01
M-Reed 49 field goal, 4:26
M-Reed 36 field goal, 0:03
M-Jones 4 run (Reed kick), 10:46
M-Matt Bernardo 7 run (Reed kick), 8:01
M-Chris Brown 6 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 13:01
M-Reed 36 field goal, 8:48
M-Mike Mrkobrad fumble recovery in end zone (Reed kick), 8:28
M-Reed 41 field goal, 5:23
M-Michael McCurley 23 run (Reed kick), 0:13

Team Stats
                        K         M
First downs             9         19
Rushes-yards            37-69     31-128
Passes comp-att-int     11-24-3   21-38-3
Passing yards           86        219
Total yards             155       347
Punts-Avg               7-27.6    3-44.0
Penalties-Yards         6-45      5-35
Fumbles-Lost            3-3       2-0
Time of possession      28:52     31:08
Sacks by-Yards          1-1       4-36

Individual Leaders
Rushing
K-David McNeal 20-69.
M-Matt Bernardo 12-50.
Passing
K-Dan Circelli 24-11-3--86.
M-Justin Jones 27-17-3--181, Nick Rosetti 11-4-0--38.
Receiving
K-David McNeal 5-27.
M-Kodi Shay 6-46, Raushan Person 4-60, Mike Mrkobrad 4-39.
Interceptions
K-Eric Pickett 2-0, Mike Brady 1-3.
M-Bo Rodrigues 1-27, Thanasis Petrakis 1-12, Michael Della Pella 1-0.

September 14 - Muhlenberg 40, Cal Lutheran 32
Scoring summary
Cal Lutheran (0-1)              0    22     7     3 -- 32
Muhlenberg (2-0)               17     0     3    20 -- 40

M-Matt Bernardo 7 run (Chris Reed kick), 11:33
M-Reed 48 field goal, 5:05
M-Alfredo Mercuri 35 blocked punt return (Reed kick), 0:50
C-Alex Espinoza 44 field goal, 10:35
C-Jay Morris 26 interception return (kick failed), 9:39
C-Robert Fisher 35 pass from Casey Preston (pass failed), 5:40
C-Nick Lane 20 pass from Preston (Espinoza kick), 4:51
M-Reed 20 field goal, 7:36
C-Tyler Ruiz 8 run (Espinoza kick), 5:26
M-Bernardo 1 run (run failed), 14:09
M-Bernardo 50 run (Reed kick), 12:23
C-Espinoza 28 field goal, 8:00
M-Justin Jones 1 run (Reed kick), 5:46

Team Stats
                        C         M
First downs             26        15
Rushes-yards            48-235    42-139
Passes comp-att-int     19-35-2   9-18-1
Passing yards           227       159
Total yards             462       298
Punts-Avg               4-31.8    5-32.0
Penalties-Yards         6-34      6-53
Fumbles-Lost            3-2       4-2
Time of possession      33:05     26:55
Sacks by-Yards          3-15      1-9

Individual Leaders
Rushing
C-Tyler Ruiz 22-127.
M-Matt Bernardo 28-130.
Passing
C-Casey Preston 32-17-2--211.
M-Justin Jones 18-9-1--159.
Receiving
C-Nick Lane 6-87, Jimmy Fox 4-43.
M-Kodi Shay 3-100.
Interceptions
C-Jay Morris 1-26.
M-Dan Miller 2-66.

September 21 - Muhlenberg 28, Dickinson 21
Scoring summary
Muhlenberg (3-0, 1-0)          14     7     0     7 -- 28
Dickinson (0-3, 0-1)            0     6     7     8 -- 21
 
M-Jordan Wright fumble recovery in end zone (Chris Reed kick), 8:27
M-Matt Bernardo 11 pass from Justin Jones (Reed kick), 1:24
M-Jones 15 run (Reed kick), 10:04
D-Isaac Custer 7 pass from George Gonzalez (kick blocked), 4:10
D-Gonzalez 1 run (Drew Magyar kick), 0:00
D-Antonio Tiberi 20 run (Gerald O'Hara pass from Gonzalez), 12:13
M-Kodi Shay 44 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 9:19

Team Stats
                        M         D
First downs             17        19
Rushes-yards            37-142    48-184
Passes comp-att-int     18-32-1   13-28-1
Passing yards           264       128
Total yards             406       312
Punts-Avg               6-34.7    4-35.8
Penalties-Yards         9-82      6-37
Fumbles-Lost            1-0       4-2
Time of possession      25:53     34:07
Sacks by-Yards          4-25      0-0
 
Individual Leaders
Rushing
M-Matt Bernardo 24-92, Justin Jones 8-32.
D-Kevin Kozup 12-92, Antonio Tiberi 16-64.
Passing
M-Justin Jones 30-17-1--259.
D-George Gonzalez 19-10-1--90, Isaac Custer 9-3-0--38.
Receiving
M-Kodi Shay 5-123, Alfredo Mercuri 5-39.
D-Isaac Custer 4-47.
Interceptions
M-Thanasis Petrakis 1-0.
D-Mike Jackowski 1-12.

September 28 - Muhlenberg 68, Franklin & Marshall 22
Scoring summary
Franklin & Marshall (3-1, 1-1)  7     0     7     8 -- 22
Muhlenberg (4-0, 2-0)          14    30    17     7 -- 68

M-Alfredo Mercuri 5 pass from Justin Jones (Chris Reed kick), 6:57
M-Kodi Shay 57 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 5:11
FM-Justin Salton 49 pass from Dave Makson (Dan Eggertsson kick), 1:48
M-Matt Bernardo 25 run (Reed kick), 14:13
M-Bernardo 24 run (Reed kick), 9:03
M-Rob Sherman 20 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 8:31
M-Tony Briscella 11 fumble return (pass failed), 4:07
M-Reed 19 field goal, 2:49
M-Bernardo 87 kickoff return (Reed kick), 14:42
M-Ben Phillips recovered blocked punt in end zone (Reed kick), 12:33
M-Reed 49 field goal, 8:27
FM-Salton 11 pass from Makson (Eggertsson kick), 4:36
FM-Jared Novack 7 pass from Doug Hiltner (Bill Stone rush), 10:53
M-Toomey Anderson 13 pass from Nick Rosetti (Reed kick), 2:06

Team Stats
                        FM        M
First downs             15        18
Rushes-yards            33-25     35-237
Passes comp-att-int     22-44-2   11-24-0
Passing yards           243       179
Total yards             268       416
Punts-Avg               7-32.7    5-38.0
Penalties-Yards         1-10      6-50
Fumbles-Lost            5-3       0-0
Time of possession      32:02     27:58
Sacks by-Yards          1-6       5-25

Individual Leaders
Rushing
FM-Scott Stephen 12-36.
M-Matt Bernardo 14-117, Mike Mrkobrad 12-87.
Passing
FM-Dave Makson 28-14-2--141, Doug Hiltner 13-7-0--98.
M-Justin Jones 16-8-0--151.
Receiving
FM-Justin Salton 12-148.
M-Kodi Shay 2-69, Matt Bernardo 2-36.
Interceptions
M-Beau Sherry 1-32, Joe Getz 1-0.

October 5 - McDaniel 35, Muhlenberg 14
Scoring summary
Muhlenberg (4-1, 2-1)           0     7     0     7 -- 14
McDaniel (4-1, 3-0)             0    21     7     7 -- 35

Mc-Jason Hartman 1 run (Nate Getchell kick), 12:31
Mc-Hartman 2 run (Getchell kick), 9:46
Mu-Justin Jones 2 run (Chris Reed kick), 3:04
Mc-Joe Ellis 17 pass from John Luster (Getchell kick), 0:44
Mc-French Pope 8 run (Getchell kick), 8:41
Mc-Hartman 22 run (Getchell kick), 6:57
Mu-Alfredo Mercuri 11 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 2:54

Team Stats
                        Mu        Mc
First downs             18        25
Rushes-yards            32-130    48-295
Passes comp-att-int     17-37-0   17-28-0
Passing yards           157       187
Total yards             287       482
Punts-Avg               6-34.0    4-33.8
Penalties-Yards         5-35      3-30
Fumbles-Lost            2-0       2-2
Time of possession      28:47     31:13
Sacks by-Yards          0-0       1-7
 
Individual Leaders 
Rushing
Mu-Matt Bernardo 20-107.
Mc-Jason Hartman 20-163, Jemel Johnson 14-68.
Passing
Mu-Justin Jones 36-17-0--157.
Mc-John Luster 27-16-0--180.
Receiving
Mu-Kodi Shay 7-90.
Mc-Jay Venuto 7-75, James Jegede 6-77.
Interceptions
none

October 19 - Muhlenberg 23, Johns Hopkins 10
Scoring summary
Muhlenberg (5-1, 3-1)           7     3     3    10 -- 23
Johns Hopkins (5-1, 2-1)        0     0     3     7 -- 10

M-Matt Bernardo 1 run (Chris Reed kick), 1:30
M-Reed 21 field goal, 10:16
JH-Chris Smolyn 28 field goal, 11:02
M-Reed 26 field goal, 2:45
M-Reed 20 field goal, 13:44
JH-Brian Wolcott 97 pass from Zach DiIonno (Smolyn kick), 9:04
M-Alfredo Mercuri 12 pass from Justin Jones (Reed kick), 4:42

Team Stats
                        M         JH
First downs             23        7
Rushes-yards            59-200    21-32
Passes comp-att-int     17-28-2   10-25-1
Passing yards           174       206
Total yards             374       238
Punts-Avg               4-47.0    6-39.8
Penalties-Yards         5-41      6-43
Fumbles-Lost            0-0       3-3
Time of possession      41:19     18:41
Sacks by-Yards          2-14      0-0

Individual Leaders
Rushing
M-Matt Bernardo 44-140.
JH-George Merrell 5-12.
Passing
M-Justin Jones 28-17-2--174.
JH-Zach DiIonno 18-8-1--151.
Receiving
M-Kodi Shay 4-52.
JH-Brian Wolcott 5-193.
Interceptions
M-Thanasis Petrakis 1-0.
JH-Rich Lamour 2-30.

October 26 - Muhlenberg 41, Gettysburg 0
Scoring summary
Gettysburg (3-4, 1-3)           0     0     0     0 --  0
Muhlenberg (6-1, 4-1)          10    10     7    14 -- 41

M-Justin Jones 4 run (Chris Reed kick), 8:51
M-Reed 40 field goal, 1:09
M-Alfredo Mercuri 51 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 11:58
M-Reed 44 field goal, 7:52
M-Matt Bernardo 4 run (Reed kick), 11:26
M-Bernardo 2 run (Reed kick), 10:27
M-Mike Mrkobrad 7 run (Reed kick), 3:01

Team Stats
                        G         M
First downs             15        22
Rushes-yards            45-143    47-230
Passes comp-att-int     9-20-2    13-20-1
Passing yards           80        194
Total yards             223       424
Punts-Avg               4-29.8    1-25.0
Penalties-Yards         2-15      6-68
Fumbles-Lost            2-1       1-0
Time of possession      24:30     35:30
Sacks by-Yards          1-4       3-24
 
Individual Leaders
Rushing
G-Gentris Bryant 5-59.
M-Matt Bernardo 32-179.
Passing
G-Joe Gossweiler 13-5-2--49.
M-Justin Jones 18-12-1--177.
Receiving
G-Mike Lublanecki 3-23.
M-Alfredo Mercuri 5-75.
Interceptions
G-Grant Acker 1-0.
M-Ben Phillips 1-0, Jordan Wright 1-0.

November 2 - Muhlenberg 43, Ursinus 0
Scoring summary
Muhlenberg (7-1, 5-1)          10     6    27     0 -- 43
Ursinus (1-7, 0-5)              0     0     0     0 --  0
 
M-Chris Reed 32 field goal, 12:49
M-Matt Bernardo 3 run (Reed kick), 1:34
M-Justin Jones 7 run (run failed), 3:11
M-Bernardo 5 run (kick failed), 13:19
M-Alfredo Mercuri 52 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 9:53
M-Bernardo 1 run (Reed kick), 6:51
M-Bernardo 4 run (Reed kick), 0:36

Team Stats
                        M         U
First downs             14        15
Rushes-yards            38-128    32-3
Passes comp-att-int     9-15-0    19-42-3
Passing yards           235       165
Total yards             363       168
Punts-Avg               5-28.2    4-27.0
Penalties-Yards         8-70      6-30
Fumbles-Lost            0-0       4-2
Time of possession      25:37     34:23
Sacks by-Yards          6-39      3-24
 
Individual Leaders
Rushing
M-Matt Bernardo 25-115.
U-Gary Sheffield 13-46.
Passing
M-Justin Jones 14-8-0--232.
U-Chris Rahill 41-19-3--165.
Receiving
M-Rob Sherman 3-70.
U-Chris Glowacki 6-58.
Interceptions
M-Joe Getz 2-7, Jordan Wright 1-0.

November 9 - Muhlenberg 44, Union 13
Scoring summary
Union (5-4)                     0     0     0    13 -- 13
Muhlenberg (8-1)               21     0     9    14 -- 44
 
M-Matt Bernardo 10 pass from Justin Jones (Chris Reed kick), 11:07
M-Bernardo 15 run (Reed kick), 3:38
M-Bernardo 41 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 1:13
M-Kodi Shay 13 pass from Jones (kick failed), 10:02
M-Reed 38 field goal, 5:29
M-Mike Mrkobrad 18 pass from Jones (Reed kick), 14:46
U-Ryan Gallo 9 pass from Bill Fitzgerald (kick failed), 12:53
M-Mrkobrad 1 run (Reed kick), 2:51
U-Gallo 55 pass from Fitzgerald (Cliff Eisenhut kick), 1:20

Team Stats
                        U         M
First downs             10        23
Rushes-yards            28-36     49-141
Passes comp-att-int     11-25-4   22-32-0
Passing yards           184       292
Total yards             220       433
Punts-Avg               8-38.6    4-30.8
Penalties-Yards         5-34      7-55
Fumbles-Lost            1-0       2-2
Time of possession      22:01     37:59
Sacks by-Yards          0-0       4-18
 
Individual Leaders
Rushing
U-George Beebe 12-28.
M-Matt Bernardo 27-106.
Passing
U-Bill Fitzgerald 14-7-1--133, Ryan Perry 11-4-3--51.
M-Justin Jones 25-19-0--273.
Receiving
U-Ryan Gallo 3-94.
M-Kodi Shay 7-114.
Interceptions
M-Joe Getz 1-37, Thanasis Petrakis 1-13, Steve Doll 1-8, Jordan Wright 1-2.

November 16 - Muhlenberg 8, Moravian 0
Scoring summary
Muhlenberg (9-1)                0     6     2     0 --  8
Moravian (7-3)                  0     0     0     0 --  0
 
Mu-Kodi Shay 29 pass from Justin Jones (run failed), 10:09
Mu-Safety (Shay and Alfredo Mercuri tackled Jarrod Pence in end zone), 7:23

Team Stats
                        Mu        Mo
First downs             14        9
Rushes-yards            53-163    39-98
Passes comp-att-int     4-18-1    3-17-3
Passing yards           44        27
Total yards             207       125
Punts-Avg               8-26.1    8-32.9
Penalties-Yards         5-60      1-15
Fumbles-Lost            4-1       1-0
Time of possession      33:21     26:39
Sacks by-Yards          2-13      1-3
 
Individual Leaders
Rushing
Mu-Matt Bernardo 32-129.
Mo-Dave Darmofal 15-56.
Passing
Mu-Justin Jones 18-4-1--44.
Mo-Charlie Bowden 16-3-3--27.
Receiving
Mu-Kodi Shay 2-44.
Mo-three with 1.
Interceptions
Mu-Joe Getz 1-27, Steve Doll 1-2, Jordan Wright 1-0.
Mo-Nate Pogue 1-0.

November 23 - Muhlenberg 56, Mass.-Dartmouth 6
Scoring summary
Mass.-Dartmouth (11-1)          0     6     0     0 --  6
Muhlenberg (10-1)               7    14    14    21 -- 56

M-Matt Bernardo 44 run (Chris Reed kick), 6:57
M-Bernardo 65 run (Reed kick), 10:30
M-Bernardo 9 run (Reed kick), 3:21
MD-Joe Andenmotten 10 pass from Joe Sabina (kick failed), 0:00
M-Bernardo 30 pass from Justin Jones (Reed kick), 11:56
M-Christopher Brown 2 run (Reed kick), 5:24
M-Brown 2 run (Reed kick), 13:26
M-Zack Trach 1 run (Reed kick), 6:11
M-Michael McCurley 2 run (Reed kick), 1:18
 
Team Stats
                        UMD       M
First downs             15        22
Rushes-yards            40-105    50-417
Passes comp-att-int     14-26-1   10-14-0
Passing yards           93        112
Total yards             198       529
Punts-Avg               7-35.1    4-32.0
Penalties-Yards         1-5       8-88
Fumbles-Lost            3-3       0-0
Time of possession      28:21     31:39
Sacks by-Yards          0-0       4-16
 
Individual Leaders
Rushing
MD-Bryan Marino 5-35.
M-Matt Bernardo 16-174, Mike Mrkobrad 10-75, Christopher Brown 9-66.
Passing
MD-John Falcone 16-10-0--69.
M-Justin Jones 10-6-0--74.
Receiving
MD-Joe Sabina 6-37.
M-Matt Bernardo 3-29.
Interceptions
M-Joe Getz 1-0.

November 30 - John Carroll 21, Muhlenberg 10
Scoring summary
John Carroll (11-1)            14     0     7     0 -- 21
Muhlenberg (10-2)               0    10     0     0 -- 10
 
JC-Adam Therrien 2 pass from Tom Arth (George Theofilos kick), 13:21
JC-Ryan DeGeorge 3 run (Theofilos kick), 10:26
M-Chris Reed 40 field goal, 3:45
M-Kodi Shay 3 pass from Justin Jones (Reed kick), 0:00
JC-Antoine Dunklin 48 pass from Arth (Theofilos kick), 12:59
 
Team Stats
                        JC        M
First downs             18        15
Rushes-yards            43-163    33-41
Passes comp-att-int     12-25-1   20-38-3
Passing yards           183       166
Total yards             346       207
Punts-Avg               5-38.4    6-33.0
Penalties-Yards         5-51      4-41
Fumbles-Lost            2-1       1-0
Time of possession      30:09     29:51
Sacks by-Yards          4-26      4-34

Individual Leaders
Rushing
JC-Ryan DeGeorge 26-128.
M-Matt Bernardo 14-54.
Passing
JC-Tom Arth 25-12-1--183.
M-Justin Jones 34-19-3--161.
Receiving
JC-Adam Therrien 6-76.
M-Kodi Shay 5-72, Matt Bernardo 5-30.
Interceptions
JC-Johnny Savage 1-28, Scott Greenberg 1-7, Angelo Cua 1-0.
M-Tyler Cathey 1-0.

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Last updated November 30, 2002