Ticonderoga, Moriah score grid wins

Ticonderoga scored 2 seconds to play to beat Tupper Lake, 22-16, in Northern Football Conference play Oct. 16.

Robert Kearns hit Dan Morrison with a 20-yard TD pass to win the game.

The score capped a 94-yard drive in the final three minutes that lifted Ticodneroga to victory. The key play in the drive was a fake punt when Todd Carr took off and rambled for a first down.

Tupper Lake struck first, taking an 8-0 lead in the openeing quarter. Kearns answered for the Sentinels with a 60-yard touchdown gallop. He also fan for teh conversion as the gamew as knotted, 8-8.

Tupper added a second period TD for a 16-8 lead at the half.

Morrison scored on a 15-yard run to pay dirt for Ti in the third quarter and Kearns passed to Tanner Purkey fr teh conversion and a tie game.

Moriah 53, Seton 0

Moriah crushed Seton Catholic, 53-0, in Northern Football Conference play Oct. 16.

Despite playing without the league's leading rusher, Ron Schofield, and other key players, Moriah rolled up 356 yards in total offense while holding Seton to 20 yards in the game.

It was 20-0 after one quarter as the Vikings got a 4-yard topuchdown run from Nick Gilbo, a 49-yard TD pass from Nate Gilbo to Ryan Mascarenas and a 12-yard scoring run from Jalen Beebe.

It was 40-0 at the half as Moriah added a 44-yard TD gallop by Beebe, a 16-yard TD pass from Nate Gilbo to Tom Slattery and a 29-yard touchdown run by Mascarenas.

Moriah closed out the scoring in the third period as Slattery scored on a 4-yard run and Walley Edwards returned a fumble 31 yards to pay dirt.

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