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NFA routs Newtown 63-21 in Class L quarterfinals

Norwich Free Academy erupted for five touchdowns in the third quarter, three by Marcus Outlow, and the Wildcats went on to rout fourth-seeded Newtown 63-21 in the Class LL state football playoff quarterfinals Wednesday night.

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NFA's Marcus Outlow celebrates with friends on the NFA sideline after NFA defeated Newtown 63-21 in the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.

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NFA's Tuzar Skipper, left, and Ramel Williams celebrate NFA's 63-21 defeat of Newtown in the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.

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NFA's Khaleed Exum-Strong finds a hold running it in for the touchdown with 1:12 remaining in the first quarter as NFA faces Newtown in the CIAC Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012. NFA leads 28-14 at the half.

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NFA's Quarterback Joey Paparelli blasts into the endzone on a quarterback keeper for an NFA touchdown putting NFA up 21-0 with 5 minutes remaining in the second quarter against Newtown in the CIAC Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012. NFA leads 28-14 at the half.

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NFA's Ramel Williams gets taken down by Newtown's Josh Villa during an NFA drive in the third quarter of the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.

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NFA's Marcus Outlow points to the sky after scoring NFA's final touchdown late in the third quarter making the final score NFA 63, Newtown 21 in the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.

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NFA's Marcus Outlow runs down field for NFA's final touchdown late in the third quarter making the final score NFA 63, Newtown 21 in the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.

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NFA's quarterback Joey Paparelli hands off to Marcus Outlow during action in the forth quarter against Newtown in the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.

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NFA's Steven Makowicki prepares to put a hit on Newtown's quarterback Andrew Tarantino for a sack and loss of yards for Newtown during action in the third quarter of the Class LL state quarterfinal in Newtown Wednesday Nov. 28, 2012.