Varsity roundup (Sept. 21): Knapp kicks Curley to OT football win over Severn
From Sun staff reports|
Sep 21, 2018 | 11:06 PM
Josh Knapp kicked a game-winning 22-yard field goal in overtime to lift host Archbishop Curley to a 24-21 victory over Severn in football Friday.
The Friars (1-2, 1-0 Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference) used tough defense to stop the Admirals (1-2, 0-1) three times from the 1-yard line in the final minute of regulation.
Northeast 21, Cape Henlopen (Del.) 13: Danny Baker ran for 229 yards on nine carries and scored three long touchdowns to lead the Eagles.
Northeast is off to a 4-0 start for the first time since 2001.
"Northeast football has won four games in a year before, so we haven't done anything," Northeast coach Brian Baublitz said. "We need to just go back to the drawing board on Monday and just keep grinding like we have for the last four or five months."
No. 1 McDonogh 4, No. 9 Archbishop Curley 3, 2OT: The game featured three ties and the Eagles (4-0, 4-0 Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference) forced overtime to beat the host Friars (2-4, 2-3).
No. 3 Loyola Blakefield 4, St. Paul's 0: Chase Llewellyn, Ben Gallagher, Matias de Jesus and Dylan Becks each scored as the visiting Dons (5-0, 4-0 MIAA A Conference) shut out the Crusaders (0-4-1, 0-4-1). The win marked the second straight shutout.
No. 15 Gilman 3, Landon 1: Avery Merlo, Jack Stuzin and Johnny Melancon each scored to lead the visiting Greyhounds (4-2) past the Bears (2-2).
Perry Hall 2, Catonsville 1: Zach Eichelberger scored the first goal and assisted on the game-winner as the Gators (2-3-1) beat the host Comets (0-3).
North Harford 5, Edgewood 1: Frank Kemajou had a goal and an assist to lead the host Hawks (5-2) past the Rams (1-2-1).
No. 1 McDonogh 5, Glenelg Country 0: Lily McCarthy had two goals and two assists and the Eagles (4-0, 1-0 Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference) shut out the host Dragons (0-3, 0-2)
No. 3 Hereford 12, Patapsco 0: Shannon Francis scored twice to lead the host Bulls (5-0) past the Patriots (1-3).