FOOTBALL

St. John’s (Shrewsbury) 49, Nashoba 21

Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Bolton

Shane Combs rushed for four touchdowns, while Drew Smiley threw three TD passes as the No. 4 Pioneers (3-1) thumped the No. 3 Chieftains (3-1) and ended Nashoba's 29-game winning streak. St. John's was the last team to defeat the Chieftains, beating them, 31-21, in the Division 1 Super Bowl in 2010. Combs rushed for scores of 3, 9, 1 and 5 yards, while Smiley found Davon Jones for a 20-yard score and then connected with T.J. Kelly for a 28-yard touchdown as the clock expired in the first half to put St. John's up, 28-14. Smiley and Jones also connected on a 38-yard touchdown in the third quarter. Matt Sabourin had two touchdowns (9 and 3 yards) for Nashoba, and Eli Williams had a 3-yard score for the Chieftains.

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St. John’s (Shrewsbury)147141449
Nashoba777021
First quarter
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDDavon Jones 20-yard pass from Drew Smiley (Jack Coveney kick)
NashobaTDEli Williams 3-yard run (Drew Korn kick)
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDShane Combs 3-yard run (Jack Coveney kick)
Second quarter
NashobaTDMatt Sabourin 9-yard run (Drew Korn kick)
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDT.J. Kelly 28-yard pass from Drew Smiley (Jack Coveney kick)
Third quarter
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDShane Combs 9-yard run (Jack Coveney kick)
NashobaTDMatt Sabourin 3-yard run (Drew Korn kick)
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDDavon Jones 38-yard pass from Drew Smiley (Jack Coveney kick)
Fourth quarter
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDShane Combs 1-yard run (Jack Coveney kick)
St. John’s (Shrewsbury)TDShane Combs 5-yard run (Jack Coveney kick)

 

Updated: Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, 7:08 p.m.

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