The Red Raiders (7-1) put up 30 unanswered first-half points and sailed past the Red Devils (3-5) to advance to the Division 3 Northwest semifinals. Quarterback Malik Garrett connected with Eric Mercer for two touchdowns and also ran for two scores. Kicker Sean Foley hit seven PATs in addition to a 36-yard field goal. Colin Demagistris's fourth-quarter 100-yard kickoff return sealed the win for Melrose.
Melrose 47, Burlington 28
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Melrose
|Melrose||TD||Eric Mercer 38-yard pass from Malik Garrett (Sean Foley kick)|
|Melrose||TD||Mike DiRaffaele 40-yard run (Sean Foley kick)|
|Melrose||TD||Malik Garrett 36-yard run (Sean Foley kick)|
|Melrose||TD||Malik Garrett 85-yard run (Sean Foley kick)|
|Melrose||TD||Eric Mercer 12-yard pass from Malik Garrett (Sean Foley kick)|
|Burlington||TD||Jimmy Goober 30-yard pass from Shane Farley (kick failed)|
|Melrose||FG||Sean Foley 36-yard|
|Burlington||TD||Chenet Guerrier 20-yard run (Shane Farley run)|
|Melrose||TD||Colin Demagistris 100-yard kickoff return (Sean Foley kick)|
|Burlington||TD||Christien Morneweck 55-yard pass from Shane Farley (rush failed)|
|Burlington||TD||Christien Morneweck 4-yard pass from Shane Farley (Chenet Guerrier run)|
Updated: Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, 12:38 p.m.