Defensively, the Rams were led by David Moore, who had eight solo tackles and one assist. Darian Summerville added an interception and five tackles and David Coates added a sack.

The Rams (3-0 league, 4-3 overall) also had two touchdowns called back.

Joppatowne topped

The Joppatowne Mariners (2-1 league, 3-4 overall) lost to the visiting Bo Manor Eagles, 14-7, in their Thursday football showdown.

Joppatowne's Shawn Johnson led the Mariners on the ground, posting 130 rushing yards on 18 carries.

Malik Smith carried the ball 14 times for 85 yards, and scored the Mariners' lone touchdown of the evening.

Will Downs led Joppatowne in tackles with 16, while Kahri Blackman had seven tackles. Daishon Murrell had six tackles, Johnson posted five and Brandon Waters had four tackles in the loss.

Patriots fall on road

In John Carroll's loss, the Patriots were losing 17-14 after three quarters before getting outscored 20-7 in the final quarter, en route to the 37-21 loss.

Quarterback Christian Scott ran for two touchdowns, gaining 80 yards on 17 carries. Paul Lorick added 158 yards and a touchdown on 22 carries. Jerome Brown added 55 yards on 10 carrries.

Gus Lane's 14 tackles led the defense and Nolan Clawson added 11 tackles. Luke Rinehart added nine tackles and Chris Truitt had eight. Kicker Steven Crutchfield added three extra-point kicks, but missed a 41-yard field goal attempt.