PENNY HILL – Quarterback Derrick Groomes threw two touchdown passes to lead Caravel to a 42-7 victory over Mount Pleasant in a nonconference game on Saturday afternoon.
Groomes threw scoring tosses of 18 yards to Cory Hart and 10 yards to Adam Weber as the Buccaneers (7-3) amassed a 35-0 halftime lead. Jake Shriner rushed for 77 yards and ran for a 2-yard touchdown while Aaron Hudson rushed for 75 yards and ran for a 16-yard touchdown for Caravel.
NEW CASTLE – Reggie Carroll rushed for 127 yards and two touchdowns.William Penn 28, Delcastle 8
Carroll started the Colonials’ scoring with a 15-yard run in the first quarter. After the Cougars (1-9, 1-7) took an 8-7 lead in the second quarter on Ahmere Dorsey’s 7-yard touchdown run and two-point conversion run, Carroll put William Penn ahead to stay with an 11-yard run. Carroll now has rushed for 1,784 yards on the season.
William Penn’s Martin Ayan rushed for 110 yards including a 73-yard touchdown run. Rashaan Farmer scored the Colonials’ other touchdown on a 1-yard run. William Penn finished the regular season at 7-3, 7-1.
CLAYMONT – Francis McVey’s 1-yard touchdown run with 30 seconds left in the third quarter proved the game winner.Archmere 13, St. Elizabeth 8
McVey’s scoring run finished off a 60-yard drive that wiped out an 8-7 St. Elizabeth lead. Archmere (7-3) led 7-0 at halftime on the strength of a 3-yard touchdown run by Jack Malloy in the second quarter. Malloy rushed for 78 yards.
BRANDYWINE HUNDRED – Tyrezz Walker’s 12-yard touchdown run in the second quarter gave Brandywine a win.Brandywine 7, Dickinson 6
Christopher Schiavi’s extra point gave the Bulldogs (5-5, 3-4) the winning margin. Dickinson (2-8, 1-6) scored with two minutes left in the game an 82-yard run on a fourth-and-9 play, but the Bulldogs stopped the two-point conversion run attempt to preserve the win.
CHRISTIANA – Raymond Jones threw four touchdown passes while Darius Smith scored three touchdowns.Hodgson 73, Christiana 6
Jones threw scoring passes of 30 and 64 yards to Bilal Nichols, 30 yards to Stephen Silan and 8 yards to Justin Hardy as the Silver Eagles (8-2, 7-0) built up a 66-0 halftime lead.
NEWPORT – Quarterback Sean O’Brien ran for two touchdowns and threw for another.DMA 49, Conrad 7
O’Brien amassed 183 total yards and scored on 43- and 2-yard runs. Tyler Hill rushed for 107 yards on just five carries for DMA (6-4) and scored on runs of 26 and 55 yards. Conrad finished the season at 3-7.
MIDDLETOWN – Drew Kobasa threw a 16-yard touchdown pass to Oliver Campbell with 27 seconds left in the game.Tatnall 21, St. Andrew’s 16
The winning touchdown finished off a 62-yard drive by the Hornets (3-7, 1-2) who trailed twice in the game at 7-0 and 16-14.