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H.S. Football Roundup: Hoaglands help Waterford beat Windham

Published October 26. 2013 4:00AM

Waterford - Quarterback Seth Hoagland ran two yards for a touchdown with 1 minute, 42 seconds remaining and his brother Spencer kicked the extra point give give Waterford High School a 22-21 football victory over Windham on Friday night.

Seth Hoagland had a big night for the Lancers (3-4), who overcame 7-0, 15-8 and 21-15 deficits to beat the Whippets (3-4).

He completed 11 of 17 passes for 180 yards, including a 30-yard touchdown pass to Joe Gustafson, and added a second TD run of one yard. Donny Craig had six recpetions for 102 yards.

Waterford won despite being outrushed 332-112 as Joseph Santiago rushed for 142 yards on 15 carries and quarterback Jack Risley added 92 yards on nine attempts.

In other games:

• Ty Ebdon threw for three touchdown passes as Ledyard beat Woodstock 48-0. Ebdon, a sophomore, completed 8 of his 11 passes for 223 yards and threw two scoring passes to Jordan Kowalski (25 and 15 yards) and another 84-yarder to River Thomas.

Ledyard (6-1) led 20-0 after one quarter and 32-0 at halftime.

"We set goals for ourselves within the game,'' said Ledyard coach Jim Buonocore said. "We wanted to make sure on offense that we executed.

"Defensively, we wanted to shore up our tackling and eliminate the yards after contact. And I thought we had a much better game. The kids showed a lot of maturity.''

JoJo Schumaker had a pair of touchdown runs, Khary Childs returned an interception 42 yards for a touchdown and Fardini Racine had a 22-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.

Devon Conde, Thomas and Schumaker each had a two-point conversion run.

• Marcus Outlow ran nine yards for a touchdown one play after Cranston West (R.I.) fumbled away the opening kickoff to give NFA a quick 7-0 lead, and the Wildcats cruised to a 28-7 road win.

Outlow had a big night for NFA (5-1), rushing for 195 yards on 25 carries and a pair of touchdowns, the second coming on a 41-yard run in the third quarter.

Outlow's backfield mate Khaleed Exum-Strong also had a big game, rushing for 111 yards on just four carries, including TD runs of 55 and 21 yards.

Cranston West is 2-6.

• Killingly scored 26 unanswered points, including 20 in the fourth quarter, as the Redmen overcame a 14-0 halftime deficit to defeat Montville 26-21 in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Medium Division.

Tyler Stucke rushed for 132 yards and three touchdowns (22, 17 and 3 yards) for Killingly (4-3, 2-2) and Nick Hewitt threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Michael Elsey.

Jeremiah Crowley led the Indians (4-3, 2-1) rushing for touchdowns of 5 and 15 yards and finishing with 198 yards on 28 carries.

Montville's other touchdown came on a 25-yard pass from Tyler Quidgeon to Jordane Virgo.

• Robert Duncan ran for two touchdowns and threw for a third a Fitch beat St. Bernard/Norwich Tech 40-14.

Terrell Schoole also had a pair of touchdown runs for the Falcons (2-5).

Bobby Johnston added a scoring run and Devante Anderson caught the touchdown pass from Duncan. Scholle gained 159 yards on 11 carries and Johnny Johnston had 14 carries for 103 yards. St. Bernard/Norwich Tech is 1-6.

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