Crusaders News · Week Two Football Preview


The Bishop Canevin football team travels to Avella on Friday night as both teams look for their first win of the 2019 season.  Kickoff at Avella Stadium is set for 7 PM.
The Crusaders started well last week at Carlynton.  The game was tied at 6 at halftime before the Cougars pulled away in the second half for a 35-12 win.  Avella lost their opener last week to Mapletown 29-6.
BC won last year’s game against the Eagles 40-18.  It was one of the Crusaders’ three wins in the 2018 campaign.  Avella finished 2-8 last season.
The Crusaders lead the all time series against Avella 7-0.  They first played in 2000.  That was the first of six straight seasons that Canevin beat Avella.  Last year was their first matchup against each other since 2005