Christian Brothers Academy, the defending state champs opened the season on Friday night with a 32-25 win over Shaker at Utica College.

Jordan Rae tossed for 230 yards and three touchdowns. Jamier Handford rushed for 80 yards and two scores for the Brothers.

CBA improves to 1-0. The Brothers will hosts Utica Proctor next Friday night at 6:30 p.m. at Alibrandi Stadium.