Sophomore Jason Monroe intercepted two deflected passes and junior Davey Hardesty racked up 13 tackles for the victors. Tyler Miller had one tackle for loss and a forced fumble, and John Piette added a sack.
Quarterback Matthew Pisarcik had his best game of the season so far, completing 9-of-13 passes for 145 yards and a touchdown. Fellow senior Kevin Barr caught three balls for 90 yards and a score.
Bridgewater opened the game up in the second quarter, scoring twice to go ahead 17-0 at the break.
Pisarcik found Will Hill-Pensamiento for 22 yards on 3rd-and-17 late in the first quarter, setting up Nick Ollie’s eight-yard scoring cut to the outside early in the second.
Pisarcik soon hit Barr, wide open in the end zone, for a 17-yard score that made it 17-0 in favor of the home side. In between, Apprentice had a promising drive derailed when Quinton Phillips’ 25-yard catch was negated due to a flag.
Bridgewater improves to 2-1 and will have a bye week before beginning ODAC play on October 3 at rival Shenandoah. Apprentice falls to 0-3 on the year.