Fitzpatrick Pick Six Sets the Tone for New Haven's 12-7 Rainy Victory over Stonehill


EASTON, Mass. – An early pick six by C.J. Fitzpatrick (Pearl River, N.Y./Saint Joseph Regional) set the tone for the New Haven football team as they picked up their seventh straight victory 12-7 in a driving rain over the Stonehill Skyhawks on Saturday afternoon at W.B. Mason Stadium. Overall, the majority of New Haven's (7-1, 7-0 NE10) offense came on the ground where they racked up 172 yards, while registering just 48 yards in the air, including an 11-yard touchdown reception by graduate receiver Joe Caico (Hopedale, Mass./Worcester).

All of the scoring on the afternoon, for both teams, came in the opening half as the Chargers would put the first points up courtesy of Fitzpatrick's 38-yard interception return. Overall, the pick for Fitzpatrick was his first of the season a