For the 3rd straight year, the Greater New Bedford Voc Tech football teams has emerged as the State Vocational Large School Champion after beating Greater Lawrence Voc Tech 26-6 Thursday night at Manning Field in Lynn.

The Bears jumped out to a 14-0 lead and never looked back. Senior running backs Cory Ponte and Trevor Menna each racked up more than 100 yards rushing and 2 touchdowns a piece.

New Bedford Voc also won the turnover battle by recovering 2 fumbles along with an interception. It was the school's 3rd straight year of a 500 record or better.