Partly Cloudy
73°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Friars start off season with win at Carmel

Fenwick moves to 1-0 after 31-20 victory

Published: Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 1:13 a.m. CDT

MUNDELEIN – The first start in a Fenwick uniform for Jack Beneventi was a winning one.

The senior transfer from Benet helped the Friars beat Carmel 31-20 in the season opener Friday night.

After leading 14-7 at halftime, Beneventi threw for a passing touchdown to add to the lead. In the fourth quarter, Connecticut commit Aaron Garland had a pick-six to make it 31-14 Friars.

Fenwick (1-0) plays Bishop Lynch from Dallas next Saturday at 1 p.m.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Reader Poll

How do you think the Chicago Bears will perform this season?
Going all the way, baby
Better than last season
The same as last season
Worst in the league