PEABODY — Dave Woods was not going to rest his starters and Nick Bona was not going to turn down one last chance to shine on Donaldson Field.
With the Bishop Fenwick coach and quarterback on the same page, the Crusaders kept their perfect season alive with a comeback win over Pingree, 36-27, Thursday.
Even with the Division 5 Super Bowl looming Dec. 7, and Thursday’s game not holding much significance, Woods played his starters the entire game.
It turned out to be the best-case scenario, as Fenwick left the field with its 12th win of the season — and without any injuries. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.