Football: St. Joseph shuts out Wilton Warriors
Jaden Shirden ran for four touchdowns when St. Joseph defeated Wilton High, 47-0, at Dalling Field on Saturday.
The fourth-ranked Cadets are 3-1; Wilton 2-2.
Two of Shirden’s scores came in the first quarter, as coach Joe Della Vecchia’s club took a 21-0 advantage.
Shirden had runs of 35 and 4 yards, with Luke Kirby kicking both conversions.
David Summers tossed a 45-yard TD pass to Jesse Bike for the third score in the period.
The defense accounted for 10 of St. Joseph’s 19 second-quarter points.
After a two-point safety, Shirden found paydirt from 10 yards out and Darren Warren returned an interception 13 yards.
Kirby’s 34-yard field goal made it 40-0 at the half.
Shirden’s 2-yard run and Kirby’s sixth PAT completed the scoring in the third quarter.