Moriah in Final Four

The Indians were on the verge of scoring what could have been the tying TD in the closing minute of the first half, but Landon Cross intercepted a pass for Moriah to preserve the lead.

The second half was a defensive struggle with no points going on the scoreboard.

Cambridge had a final chance to tie the game. The Indians drove 69 yards to the Moriah 7 yard line with less than a minute to play in the game.

Cross came up big again for Moriah, batting down a fourth down pass to seal the victory.

Tuckahoe reached the state semifinal game with a 43-8 victory over Chester of Section IX at Dietz Stadium in Kingston Nov. 13.

Jarrett Sommer became Tuckahoe's all-time career leading rusher in the game. He had 132 yards on 11 carries to reach 3,375 yards in his career.

Punt/kick returner Shyheim Nixon scored twice in the contest, once on a punt return and again on a kick off return.

Tuckahoe, 8-1 on the season, out-gained Chester, 360-117.

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