|

Marlborough Wildcats win AYF Central Mass. Super Bowl

Marlborough – The sixth-grade Marlborough Wildcats remained undefeated (12-0) by beating the sixth-grade Shrewsbury Patriots Nov. 4 in a hard-fought 7-6 defensive struggle in the American Youth Football (AYF) Central Mass. Super Bowl.

After giving up a first-half touchdown pass to Shrewsbury, Marlborough bounced back soon after when Lou Vigeant blocked the Patriots” kick (2 points under AYF rules). This play would loom large for the Wildcats.

Behind 6-0 at the half, Marlborough held Shrewsbury and forced them to punt. On the ensuing drive, the Wildcats, led by the strong running of Thiago Tolentino and Dominic Carter, marched down the field and scored a touchdown on a 10-yard Carter run.

Starting with a great kickoff by Christian Basquiat that pinned the Patriots deep in their own territory, Marlborough buckled down on defense and controlled the remainder of the game. Key plays included a big tackle by Ryan Kirsch and a one-handed interception by Trevor Nutt that ended Shrewsbury's last drive.

The Wildcats advance to the State championship at Leominster High School versus a tough Framingham team.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=28210

Posted by on Nov 7 2012. Filed under Sports, Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


Recently Commented

  • ryan: Unbelievable, I can’t believe they’re not willing to support legislation they actually wanted...
  • tbsbet: am shocked to hear of Mr. Johnson’s passing. I had known him since a 1968 tournament at Taylor University...
  • Robbin W Miller: Please note the photo exhibit is now showing at Union Station from June 20th til July 15th in...
  • John Paul: Well, I would like to suggest you. You can hire a internet service by checking their online reviews. where...
  • Brigette Peterson: This is amazing! The Rock painting for Tiki was so heartwarming and see this sad life event in...