Doherty 32, Burncoat 30

Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at Worcester

Senior Luke Brennan ran six yards for a touchdown to tie the score with 8:39 left, then passed to Shawn Jackson for the conversion to give Doherty a 32-30 victory today over Burncoat at Commerce Bank Field at Foley Stadium. Chris Ladou threw for two touchdowns in the third quarter to help Burncoat (3-8) overcome a 24-8 halftime deficit, but Doherty (11-1) avoided the upset before heading to the Division 4 state championship game on Dec. 7 against Dennis-Yarmouth at Gillette Stadium.

First quarter
DohertyTDIsaac Yiadom 15-yard pass from Luke Brennan (kick failed)
DohertyTDPeter Franco 5-yard run (kick blocked)
DohertyTDMatt Smalls 3-yard run (rush failed)
Second quarter
BurncoatTDNathan Dubay 18-yard pass from Chris Ladou (Thai Minh Nguyen run)
DohertyTDLuke Brennan 20-yard run (kick blocked)
Third quarter
BurncoatTDTyrae Sims 8-yard run (Tyrae Sims run)
BurncoatTDNathan Dubay 29-yard pass from Chris Ladou (rush failed)
BurncoatTDJairo Baez 4-yard pass from Chris Ladou (Tyrae Sims run)
Fourth quarter
DohertyTDLuke Brennan 6-yard run (Shawn Jackson pass from Luke Brennan)


Updated: Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, 9:08 a.m.

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