Varsity Football

Fall 2017


Date Opponent Site Score Times
Aug. 12 Preseason Official Scrimmage Venice 9:30 am
Aug. 18 Desoto (kickoff classic) Away (W) 35-7 7:00
Aug.25 Bishop Verot Away (F.L) 49-20 7:00
Sept.1 Indian Rocks Home (F.L) 37-0 7:00
Sept.8 Berkeley Prep Home cancelled 7:00
Sept.15 Open —– —–
Sept.22 Lemon Bay Home (W) 22-7 7:00
Sept.29 Calvary Christian Home (L) 19-16 7:00
Oct.6 Southeast Away (F.W) 35-31 7:00
Oct.12 St. Pete Catholic Away (W) 35-0 7:00
Oct.20 Winter Haven (Homecoming) Home (L) 42-31 7:00
Oct.27 Clearwater Catholic Away (L) 28-3 7:00
Nov.3 West Park Prep Home (W) 53-6 7:00

In August Cardinal Mooney beat Bishop Verot 49-20. Cardinal Mooney and Bishop Verot have been rivals for a long time on the field. The Cougars travelled to Verot and shared a mass and a delicious team meal with them before the game.

In September the Cougars beat Lemon Bay 22-7. Running back Bryce Williams had over 100 rushing yards and carried the team to a great victory.

In early October, The Cougars travelled to St. Pete Catholic for a blowout win of  35-0. The offense was led by Jack and Sam Koscho, and the defense played great holding the St. Pete offense to zero points.

1st Row (L-R): Trayvon Hall, Adrianno DiLorenzo, Geno Giardina, Sam Koscho, Connor Green, Nick Maroon, Jack Koscho, Ryan Katchen, Rees Swink, and Jake Hebda

2nd Row (L-R): TJ Blom, Ryan Bolduc, Evan Dees, Tyrelle Deener, Sam Linares, Bryce Williams, Michael Silver, Dominic Olivo, Robby Vassallo, and Scott Henthorne

3rd Row (L-R): Sean White, Jake Christensen, Meko Mayes, Douglas “Bo’ Lumpkin, Miles Curly, Cole Purmort, Anthony Einhorn,  Isaac Green, Mickey Thayer, and Alex Schofield.

4th Row (L-R): Tim Bein, Andy Linares, Will Riesenberger, Will Lloyd, Evan Fitzgerald, Jacob Carnes, Michael St. Juste, Ettienne Torres-Zamett, and Michael Bright.

5th Row (L-R): Gabe Hahn, Matt DellaPietro, Doug Polk, Ryan Blechta, Ryan Baker, Ty Nevels, and Peyton Jula

6th Row (L-R): Coaches Ryan Barnhouse, Matt Lascari, Scott Ruane, Josh Moffett, Drew Lascari, Paul Mechtle, August Curly Jr., Peter Maroon, and Trainer Steve Favia

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Head Coach Drew Lascari

This is Coach Lascari’s 3rd year coaching at Cardinal mooney. Before he came to Mooney, coach Lascari was the offensive coordinator at Don Bosco Prep in New Jersey. Coach Lascari earned his Master’s Degree in Sports Management at Columbia University. He is also the head weightlifting coach.

Associate Head Coach Paul Maechtle

This is Coach Maechtle’s 4th season at Cardinal Mooney. He was the head coach at Southeast High School for 33 years until he retired in 2014. At Southeast he won a number of state championships, and an enormous amount of district championships before coming to Mooney.