Above: Amazing catch by Andrew Plympton (41).

By Mary MacIntosh

The EG Varsity Avengers kicked off the football season today with a decisive 34-14 away win against the Coventry Oakers. The team is scheduled to face the Middletown Islanders at home this Friday at 7 p.m., but keep an eye on the RIIL website for a potential time change. PHOTOS: Grant Driscoll (7) Evades Tommy McCarthy (21); QB Conrad Swanson (11) Looking for Open Receivers; Amazing Catch by Andrew Plympton (41).

Quarterback Conrad Swanson (11) looking for open receivers.

Grant Driscoll (7) Evades Tommy McCarthy (21) for yardage.