(WINDSOR, ON) – Lancers football have fallen to 0-3 after a 62-16 loss at the hands of the Carlton Ravens on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field. The visitors built a 51-0 lead into the 3rd quarter before WR Dave McDuffie hauled in a 24 yard pass from QB Liam Putt to get the Lancers on the board.
Carlton responded with 10 more 4th quarter points before Putt connected with WR Beau Lumley on a 30 yard pass and run for a second Windsor major. The team rounded out the scoring by forcing a safety with just over 2 minutes remaining to play.
Putt achieved just 50% passing, completing 14 of 28 throws for 274 yards, the 2 TDs, and 3 interceptions. Putt was sacked 4 times after coming into the game after starter QB Casey Wright was o-for-2 including an interception.
The rookie Putt also averaged 7.7 yards on 3 carries.
RB Tarrence Crawford gained 47 yards on 13 attempts and RB Marvin Gaynor picked up 24.
In the air, Lumley caught 6 receptions for 188 yards and the TD while McDuffie added 41 yards on his 3 catches.
McDuffie was also busy on the special teams returning 4 punts, 4 kick-offs and piling 115 yards onto his all-purpose total of 156.
On the defensive side of the ball, DB Luke Lefler had 8 solo tackles while DB Spencer Trinier picked up 7 on his own.
The single sack on the day for Windsor was recorded by DL Dave Flewelling, for 3 yards.
The Lancers will take to the road next weekend to meet the Gee Gees on September 19. Ottawa is only slightly better than Windsor with a 1-2 record after losing to McMaster 57-42.
- Ottawa 42 McMaster 57
- Carleton 62 Windsor 16
- Waterloo 24 Queen’s 47
- Guelph 49 York 22
- Western 59 Laurier 9