SouthCoast High School Football Results: Week 5
Wareham finally got in the win column, scoring three fourth-quarter touchdowns as they defeated Case Friday night, 22-12. The Vikings (1-3) racked up 231 rushing yards in the game, including 79 in the fourth quarter. Mike Labonte scored two touchdowns and tallied 83 yards on 15 carries. Austin Costa had a key interception as well.
Connor Tavares came up big with 127 yards on 20 carries and scored three times as Dartmouth (3-1) dominated Durfee, 38-7. Quarterback Blaine Almeida went 11-of-17 for 142 yards and a score, with Jean-Louis Alexander catching four passes for 100 yards.
After trailing 16-12 heading into the fourth quarter, Fairhaven (1-3) responded with two touchdowns in the final 3:15 of the game to earn its first win of the season, edging out Bourne, 28-22. Kevin Albano had 134 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries, and caught two passes for 31 yards.
New Bedford scored on the opening drive, but turned the ball over in the second quarter, which led to an offensive explosion by Barnstable as the Whalers (1-3) fell, 35-14. Freshman quarterback Brendan Costa threw a pair of touchdowns in the loss.
It came down to one final sack of Bears quarterback Nick Richard, as GNB Voc-Tech (2-3, 2-2 SCC) nearly upset Dighton-Rehoboth but lost 20-14 to the Falcons. Sean Aldrich had 154 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries, while Richard ran in for the other score.
Bishop Stang (2-2) put forth a strong defensive effort for the second straight week but lost to Martha's Vineyard in overtime, 8-6.
Old Colony (2-2) had three turnovers in a 43-20 loss to Upper Cape on Saturday. Quarterback Jake Pringle threw two picks but still went 14-of-26 for 158 yards and a touchdown, but the Cougars managed just 76 yards on the ground. Ryan Farias had 34 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries.