View Full Version : UCD youth shines despite loss to Bobcats

09-12-2011, 06:12 PM
09-11-2011 11:45 AM

It all started so promisingly. For two possessions on Saturday at Montana State, UC Davis looked like it was ready to compete against the best of the Big Sky Conference, a league the Aggies will join in 2012.

Quarterback Randy Wright was sharp. Receiver Tom Hemmingsen had glue on his hands. The defense, led by cornerback Jonathan Perkins, was ready.

And despite the strong start eventually turning into a 38-14 loss, UCD will be anything but a pushover in the minds of Big Sky teams like the Bobcats next season. That’s because Wright, Hemmingsen and Perkins are all sophomores. Other standout players like running back Colton Silveria — who led the Aggies in rushing on Saturday — and receiver Corey Galindo — UCD’s top pass-catcher against MSU — are playing college football for the first time.

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