The Eagles’ Klint Connery provided the first score of the game on a five yard run in the early minutes of the second quarter. The kick was no good, giving Eastern the 6-0 lead.
Alexander scored its first touchdown at the 4:51 mark of the second quarter on a 10 yard run by Mike Chapman. Josiah Yazdani added the extra point kick to give the host the 7-6 lead.
Yazdani put a 28 yard kick through the uprights with six seconds remaining in the half to give Alexander the 10-6 half time lead.
Alexander score at the 9:46 mark of the third quarter on a blocked punt that was recovered in the end zone by Chris Grant. Yazdani added the extra point kick.
The Spartans scored two additional touchdowns in the fourth quarter with a 15 yard run by Benton Milum and a 1 yard run by Grant. Yazdani added a pair of extra point kicks.
Alexander out gained the Eagles 249-61 in rushing yards in the game, with Eastern winning the passing yards 92-91. Eastern’s Brayden Pratt was 4-6 for 49 yards before leaving the game with an injury. Freshman Chase Cook was 3-9 passing for 43 yards.
Klint Connery lead the Eagles in rushing with 15 carries for 45 yards and the lone score. Kyle Connery had three carries for 27 yards in the game.
Kyle Connery lead the Green and White with 57 receiving yards on two catches, Tyler Hendrix had three receptions for 22 yards, and John Tenoglia had one catch for 10 yards.
Eastern hosts Miller on Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. at East Shade River Stadium.