7pm, Saturday, September 8, 2007. Frank Bailey Field
Springfield - 35
Union - 13
Weather Conditons - Rain - Hot..
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- (September 8, 2007) -- Senior quarterback Chris Sharpe (Derry, N.H.) rushed for 224 yards and touchdowns of 40 and 36 yards to lead the #9-ranked Springfield College football team to a 35-13 victory over Union College in the season opener for both squads Saturday night at Frank Bailey Field. The game featured a one hour, 32 minute delay due to weather.
With his two TDs, Sharpe set the Pride career record for rushing touchdowns with 51, previously set by Ryan Sylvia in 2004. Sharpe led an offense that gained 437 yards rushing and a total offense that amassed 509 yards. [Info from Springfield College's web site. www.spfldcol.edu. Check site for addition information.]