TEWKSBURY — After already profitable the Merrimack Valley Convention Division 2 title final week and taking a look at two glorious Catholic opponents over the subsequent two weeks, Tewksbury may have simply missed Saturday’s opponent, the winless Lawrence Lancers.
However Tewksbury didn’t.
The Redmen rolled to a 35-Zero victory and improved to 5-Zero on the season.
Tewksbury will host St. John’s Prep in a non-league sport on Saturday again at Ed Dick Memorial Area after which will tackle MVC Division 2 champion Central Catholic within the league championship sport per week from Friday.
“(Lawrence) has some actual massive our bodies over there. Simply take a look at a few of these guys, so we all know that we’re not ok to take anybody evenly,” stated Redmen head coach Brian Aylward. “We now have to exit and execute and keep on schedule after we get the ball on offense. I believed we did that all through the primary half. The second half was sort of funky. When you begin speaking about making substitutions and stuff like that, typically guys let their guards down. I believed we performed clear for essentially the most half.
“I’m joyful for these guys to get by means of this one and now the subsequent two video games are going to have a Tremendous Bowl-like really feel to them.”
Earlier than Tewksbury may take into consideration the Prep, it needed to handle enterprise.
Senior quarterback Ryne Rametta began the scoring when he related on a 36-yard go to Kalu Olu for the primary rating.
Rametta rushed within the conversion after Lawrence had jumped offsides on two separate events.
Three performs later, fellow captain Will McKay ran again a 72-yard interception and Nabil Barkallah’s kick was good, making it 15-Zero with underneath 4 minutes to go within the first quarter.
The Redmen added a pair of second-quarter touchdowns to go up 28-0. Michael Kelly scored each, the primary on an 11-yard inside entice and the second on a 9-yard go from Rametta.
Kyle Darrigo scored the lone landing within the second half on a 1-yard run.
Tewksbury’s protection was as soon as once more stellar, limiting the Lancers to negative-three yards on the bottom and simply 53 complete yards. The Redmen have but to surrender a degree within the first and third quarters of their 5 video games this Fall-2 season.
“The youngsters have been nice about placing religion in us by way of preparing, they usually take it to coronary heart making changes, learning, making ready and dealing arduous all through the course of the week, and that was evident immediately,” stated Aylward.