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Football roundup: Abey and Spalding upset Mt. St. Joe
Football roundup: Abey and Spalding upset Mt. St. Joe

After losing big to top-ranked Gilman last week, Archbishop Spalding had something to prove. And the Cavaliers did. Zach Abey rushed for one touchdown and threw for another to lead host Spalding (4-3) to a 29-11 upset victory over No. 9 Mount St. Joseph on Friday. "We needed to prove to ourselves that we belong" in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference, coach Brian Propst said. "The team came together in the second quarter. And in the second half, we controlled the ball and the clock." Spalding lost to the Greyhounds, 49-2, on Oct. 5. Abey scored on a 15-yard touchdown run for a 7-0 lead, and after the defense got its first of three picks off...

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