Thursday, September 7, 2006

Navy football action

Sept. 2, 2006 - U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman fullback Adam Ballard (22) is chased by East Carolina defenders Jarrett Wiggins (52) and C.J. Wilson (95) in the first half of play at Navy - Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy triumphed 28 to 23 over East Carolina University. Ballard gained 97 yards on 13 carries and put Navy ahead with a 16-yard run to cap an opening drive in the second half. This is the first time the Midshipmen of Navy have played the Pirates of East Carolina.