Haddonfield maintains Mayor’s Cup

Haddonfield maintains Mayor’s Cup


Haddonfield maintains Mayor’s Cup


Football on grass against dark background

Football on grass against dark background

Led by quarterback Brendan Gilmartin, Haddonfield High School dispatched Haddon Heights 37-21 in a Colonial Conference football game on Thursday.

The Bulldawgs raised their lead in the series to 59-42-6 and maintained their stranglehold on the Mayor’s Cup.

Gilmartin completed 7-of-11 passes for 197 yards and pair of touchdowns and rushed for 139 yards on 17 carries, finding the end zone twice for the Bulldawgs (9-2).

On the other side of the ball, Gilmartin recorded five tackles and two sacks.

Overbrook 63, Lindenwold 20: Tommy Wyatt rushed for three touchdowns and Marques Deshields scored three times to power the Rams (5-5). Wyatt broke free for TD runs of 49, 1 and 30 yards, while Deshields scored on runs of 16 and 34 as well as returning a punt 50 yards to the end zone. Wyatt also tossed a pair of 5-yard touchdown passes as Overbrook took the T&L Transportation Trophy, narrowing Lindenwold’s lead in the series to 5-4.

Woodbury 29, Gateway14: The Thundering Herd continued their dominance over Gateway winning for the ninth consecutive year. Darius Triplett found the end zone from 18 and 14 yards, and rushed for a two-point conversion. Gateway tied the score early in the third quarter on Josh Davis’ second TD of the game, a 10-yard rush, and Marc Scambia’s second kicking PAT. Woodbury (5-5) countered with a 13-yard TD by Charles Sampson and Triplett’s 14-yard run.


Collingswood 47, Sterling 8: The Panthers (7-4) used big plays to even the series at 25-25-1. Jahmir King sprinted to paydirt on runs of 80 and 73 yards, while Zach Irwin rambled 84 yards for a TD. King gained 163 yards on four carries, while Irwin had three runs for 100 yards. Dashon Burdett rushed four times for 101 yards and a TD for Collingswood in the Liberty Division game.


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