Notre Dame verbal pledge Jarrett Grace was in uniform on Saturday night, but instead of taking the field to battle Northmont, Grace watched as his team rolled to a 35-6 victory.
will have to wait for another week to show off the talent that earned him a scholarship offer from Notre Dame
. The Irish verbal pledge was dressed and ready to go, but instead was held out of the Cardinals 35-6 victory over Northmont in the Crosstown Showdown.
Irish fans do not need to worry; Grace did not suit up due to a shoulder injury considered minor by the Colerain coaching staff. The precautionary move was something the Colerain coaches felt was needed in week one as they look to make a return trip to the playoffs this season.
If Saturday night's game were a playoff game of for the conference championship, Grace would have been on the field battling.