Admirals improve to 2-0 by downing Cougars
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: September 14, 2019
ROTA, Spain -- The Rota Admirals outlasted the Vicenza Cougars 19-6 on Saturday in DODEA-Europe Division II football action.
Brenon Colvin produced 123 rushing yards and a touchdown to pace the Admirals offense. James Penta added 69 rushing yards, including a touchdown, and 57 passing yards for Rota, while Michael Tate made a 45-yard touchdown reception.
Colvin, Penta and Kaleb Helvey co-headlined the Rota defense with six tackles apiece.
The Admirals, who are eying a return to the Division II title scene after an adversity-filled 2018 campaign, are undefeated entering their bye week next weekend. Vicenza welcomes Italian rival Naples next weekend in search of its first win.