No. 12 St. Ignatius beats Elder

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Elder gave No. 12 St. Ignatius all it could handle on Saturday before the Wildcats improved to to 5-0 with a 30-28 at The Pit.  The Wildcats entered the game ranked No. 2 in the High School Football America Ohio Top 25, while Elder entered No. 18.

St. Ignatius trailed Elder 21-20 early in the third quarter, but the Wildcats scored the next ten points with a FG and a 50-yard Daniel Alexander TD pass.

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It was the second week in a row that Elder has played a team in our national rankings. Last week, No. 23 St. Edward took-down the Panthers 40-7.

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