With every playoff game, Poly coach Roger Wrenn is getting closer to the end of his coaching career.
Wrenn is retiring after 40 years of coaching in Baltimore City, but the No. 5 Engineers extended his lengthy run another week by routing visiting No. 12 Perry Hall, 50-21, in a Class 4A North Region semifinal Friday night.
"I know the end is near," Wrenn said. "But I am just trying to enjoy it, and it has been such a magic season."
Poly (11-0) advances to play Catonsville in the regional final Friday night.
Against Perry Hall (8-3), Wrenn faced a team coached by Keith Robinson, a former assistant of his at Patterson.
The two hugged after...