FB: Vikings vs RMU Eagles Game notes

Nov 1st, 2012 @ 9:46 am | Author: Viking Sports Admin
FB: Vikings vs RMU Eagles Game notes
The Valley City State Vikings are at home this week for their final regular season game against the Robert Morris University Eagles (#22). The Vikes are now 6-3 after a fine performance on the road shutting out the Lindenwood-Belleville Lynx 27-0 last weekend. The Eagles are 8-1 on the season and ranked 22nd in the NAIA. Game time is set for Saturday at 1:00 PM at Shelly Ellig field.


Viking Highlights
In the first ever meeting between the two football programs, the Viking defense held the Lynx scoreless. Last Saturday's defensive performance marked the second time this season the defense shutout an opponent.

The Vikings rank number 11 in Division I in Total Sacks By (26)

Rank number 19 in Division I in Total Rushing Offense (1695)

Thomas Cortez (FR, K, Haiku, HI) ranks number six in Division I in Total Field Goals (11)

Derek Elliot (JR, RB, Valley City, ND) ranks number nine in Division I in All Purpose Yards (1307)

Robert Morris Scouting Report

The Eagles are currently ranked number three in Division I in Total Scoring Offense (360)

Rank number four in Scoring Defense per Game (12.2)

Rank number seven in Scoring Offense per Game (40)

The Eagles are led by RB Lamont Wims who ranks number two in Division I in Total Rushing (1300) and number three in Rushing Yds per Game (144.4)

Stats at a Glance

Overall Record
VCSU 6-3
RMU 8-1

Season All Purpose Yards
VCSU-3824
RMU-4808

Rushing Yards
VCSU-1695
RMU-2133

Passing Yards
VCSU-1428
RMU-1735

Top Performers

Rushing
VCSU-D. Elliot (87avg)
RMU-L. Wims (144.4avg)

Passing
VCSU-T. Zinke (158.7avg)
RMU-M. Westerkamp (187.1avg)

Receiving
VCSU-K. Eliacin (4.3avg)
RMU-T. Douglas (4.1avg)

Tackles
VCSU-A. Freije (9.8avg)
RMU-A. Parker (9.3avg)

Sacks
VCSU-A. Freije (7.5 total)
RMU-M. Tabaka (3 total)
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