Algonquin football kicks off season with convincing win over Worcester North

A host of Algonquin defenders bring down Worcester North quarterback Christian Hines.

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer

Northborough  – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks kicked off their season with a 32-0 win over the Worcester North High School Polar Bears Sept. 7 in Northborough.

Will Johnston scored two touchdowns for Algonquin, with runs of 30 and 35 yards.  Rio Ferguson and Jack Branson rushed for touchdowns as well.  Quarterback Brandan Hermanspan ran for three 2-point conversions and threw for a fourth to round out the scoring.

Algonquin travels to Marlborough next week to take on the Panthers.  The game is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 14 at 7 p.m.

photos/Jeff Slovin

Algonquin Regional fans show off their school spirit during the first home football game of the season.
Algonquin’s Will Johnston fights for yards as he holds off several defenders,