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Passinault steps up again as GR Catholic shuts out Belding

Cougars advance to seventh straight district final
John Passinault leads Grand Rapids Catholic Central
Posted at 1:12 AM, Oct 30, 2021

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids Catholic Central beat Belding, 42-0 in the playoff opener on Friday night as senior quarterback John Passinault scored five touchdowns.

The Cougars would get the scoring started when Passinault hit Nate VanTimmeren for an 11-yard touchdown pass.

GR Catholic 42, Belding 0

Minutes later, Passinault would find Notre Dame commit Nolan Ziegler for a 77-yard touchdown to make it 14-0.

The Cougars senior would also add a 26-yard touchdown run on a quarterback keeper to help the team advance to next week's district final against West Catholic.