Pat Screen

Holy Cross (LA)

During the 1958, ’59 and ’60 prep football seasons, no athlete stood above Pat Screen. As tailback in the Blue Jays’ single wing attack, Pat significantly impacted the outcome of theJesuit – Holy Cross games all three years, leading the Jays to three consecutive victories. In those victories, Pat scored 8 touchdowns and 2 extra points for a total of 50 points. In the 1958 victory over the Tigers, he rushed for 181 of the teams 348 rushing yards and scored three touchdowns. In the 1960 victory, Pat would play less than five minutes, yet score two touchdowns, one on a 94 yd run from scrimmage, which remains the longest run from scrimmage in Jesuit history. Over his three years at the helm of the Blue Jay attack, Pat led the Jays to a 29-5 record and the 1960 state

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