Saturday, November 5th was the Modern Era’s 86th game. St. John’s returned the opening kickoff and followed up with a field goal to lead 10-0 at halftime.
The Eagles got on the board in the 3rd quarter. In the 4th, with St. John’s looking to milk the 10-7 lead, Senior captain Nick Anzallo forced another fumble (the Cadets third of the game) and Gonzaga’s offense drove to tie the game on a 32 yard field goal with 1:24 left.
Gonzaga won the toss to start overtime, and after stopping the Cadets from scoring – Senior Santi Juarez made the game winning 41 yard field goal to send the Eagle faithful into a frenzy.
The win is Gonzaga’s 5th in a row and cliched the 2 seed in the WCAC playoffs. The Eagles host the Stags of DeMatha on Saturday, November 12 at 1pm on Buchanan Field.
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