Dallas Elite 31, Boston Renegades 21

July 22, 2017

PITTSBURGH — The Boston Renegades scored three consecutive touchdowns while holding their opponent scoreless for the final 31 minutes and 55 seconds of the game, but their comeback bid ran short on time after a fourth touchdown late in the game was called back on a penalty. The Dallas Elite claimed the championship trophy with a strong first-half performance in which they scored 31 unanswered points.

Jessica Penta #85 recovers an onside kick in the fourth quarter of the W Bowl National Championship Game on July 22, 2017. On defense, Penta also chipped in 4 tackles, 3 assists, and a fumble recovery. © 2017 Mitzi Velez Lorenzana.

Jessica Penta #85 recovers an onside kick in the fourth quarter of the W Bowl National Championship Game on July 22, 2017. On defense, Penta also chipped in 4 tackles, 3 assists, and a fumble recovery. © 2017 Mitzi Velez Lorenzana.

Read a game recap by Kyle Wescott, MyWSports.

Box Score

Highmark Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pa. 1 2 3 4 F
Boston Renegades 0 7 7 7 21
Dallas Elite 19 12 0 0 31

Scoring Log

Q1 – DAL Odessa Jenkins #3, 13-yard ruTD (PAT failed)
DAL O. Jenkins #3, 77-yard ruTD (PAT failed)
DAL Unmeki Webb #81, 5-yard reTD from Jessica Gerhart #11 (J. Gerhart kick)

Q2 – DAL Elizabeth Landry #1, 84-yard ruTD (PAT failed)
DAL Tiffany Hill #4, 20-yard ruTD (2-PT attempt failed)
BOS Emily Beinecke #87, 37-yard reTD from Allison Cahill #7 (Brooke Goodman #14 kick)

Q3 – BOS Adrienne Smith #10, 47-yard reTD from A. Cahill #7 (Brooke Goodman #14 kick)

Q4 – BOS Adrienne Smith #23, 23-yard reTD from A. Cahill #7 (Brooke Goodman #14 kick)

Boston Renegadees Head Coach John Johnson accepts the conference championship trophy from Women's Football Alliance  Commissioner Lisa King following the W Bowl National Championship Game in Pittsburgh, Pa., on July 22, 2017. © 2017 Samantha Goresh

Boston Renegadees Head Coach John Johnson accepts the conference championship trophy from Women’s Football Alliance Commissioner Lisa King following the W Bowl National Championship Game in Pittsburgh, Pa., on July 22, 2017. © 2017 Samantha Goresh

Game Notes

Game Day Captains: Erin Truex #88 and Sami Bloom #44

Previous game vs. opponent: Boston Militia 34, Dallas Diamonds 14 at Dilboy Stadium, Somerville, Mass., 6/27/2009
Previous game at site: First game at site (Highmark Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Renegades record vs. opponent: 0-1

Odds status (Massey) : underdog (+5.5)
Win probability (Massey) :

Photos: Renee Powell Thompson, Mitzi Velez Lorenzana

Statistics

PASSING
Allison Cahill — 26/47, 285 yds, 3 TD, INT, 2 Sck, Rating 85.9
Adrienne Smith — 0/1, INT

RUSHING
Whitney Zelee — 11/41, long of 18
Allison Cahill — 2/12, long of 9
Angelica Pascual — 1/0
Stacey Tiamfook — 3/-2, long of 1

RECEIVING
Adrienne Smith — 9/112, 2 TD, long of 47
Lauren Yung — 7/75, long of 26
Emily Beinecke — 6/66, TD, long of 37
Stephanie Pascual — 1/25
Whitney Zelee — 1/5
Stacey Tiamfook — 2/2, long of 4

DEFENSE
Allie Genereux — 7.0 Tk, 2 TFL
Jessica Penta — 5.5 Tk, TFL, FUM
Briannah Gallo — 5.0 Tk
Chanté Bonds — 3.0 Tk, TFL
Brooke Gause — 2.5 Tk
Lakia Carter — 2.5 Tk
Erin Diette — 2.5 Tk
Shana Segers — 2.5 Tk
Angelica Pascual — 2 Tk
Vicky Eddy — 2.0 Tk
Jennifer Olivieri — 2.0 Tk
Charlene Casey — 2.0 Tk
Mocha Torres — 1.0 Tk
Sami Bloom — 1.0 Tk
Brooke Goodman — 1.0 Tk
Steph Jeffers — 0.5 Tk

SPECIAL TEAMS
Extra Points:
Brooke Goodman 3/3

TURNOVERS
Boston – 2
Dallas – 1

PENALTIES
Boston – 8/59
Dallas – 4/35