Passion Winning Streak Snapped

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On a rainy night on the South Side, the Passion jumped out to an early 12-2 lead on a 71 yard opening kickoff return by Smith and a 17 yard run by Catone. The Boston Renegades added 3 passing touchdowns and a rushing touchdown to take a 30-12 lead into the locker room at Halftime.

The Passion opened up the scoring in the 2nd half with a 27 yard run by Catone before Boston added another passing and rushing touchdown. Horton had a 10 yard rushing touchdown and a 41 yard pass to Baker to cut into the lead before Boston added 1 more touchdown at the end of the game to close out the scoring.

Offensive leaders tonight were Quarterback Lisa Horton who threw for 138 yards and 1 touchdown. Running Back Tara Catone had 135 yards and 2 Touchdowns on the ground and she also added 14 yards receiving. Wide Receivers Rachel Wojdowski and Angela Baker combined for 8 receptions for 113 yards and 1 touchdown.

On the Defensive side of the ball, Linebacker Kim Beaver led the team with 11 tackles (1 for loss). Defensive End Chelsea Zahn had 8 tackles (1 for loss), Linebacker Hannah Daman had 8 tackles (2 for loss). Angela Baker had an interception and Sonya Osselborn had a fumble recovery.

On Special Teams, Miashanti Smith returned the opening kickoff 71 yards for a touchdown. Kim Beaver added a 25 yard punt return.

The Passion will be back in action on the South Side next Saturday May 21 against the Detroit Dark Angels at 7 pm.

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