Football Concludes Spring Practice with Game

The Charger Bulletin

WEST HAVEN -The University of New Haven football concluded their 2009 spring practices Saturday afternoon with a spring game at Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium.

The inter-squad scrimmage started with 1-on-1 lineman drills and skeleton drills for backs and receivers. The team concluded the morning with about a hour and a half of 11-on-11.

“I am happy with the progress we made this spring and look forward to a very productive summer and fall camp,” said head coach Peter Rossomando after the game. “Give credit to our players and coaches for making the most of this first year,” he added.

The Chargers full fall schedule is now available as well, although some times are still to be announced. The Chargers will open the season on Saturday, September 5 when they travel to Lincoln University (Pa.) for a 1 p.m. kickoff. One week later the Chargers play their first Northeast-10 Conference game when they travel to Assumption College. Opening day at the new Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium is Saturday, September 19 when they Chargers host Bentley University at 1 p.m. The Chargers revive their cross-town rivalry with Southern Connecticut under the lights at Jess Down Field on Friday, October 2.