MoCoDaily elected to cover the game featuring, the Rams of Rockville High School vs the Hornets of Damascus High School Boys Varsity Football at Richard Montgomery HS, on Saturday September 15th, 2018.
With the 1st set of downs the Rockville Rams, goes 3 and out and are forced to punt from their end-zone. The punt goes to mid field and Damascus Hornets #6 TD Ayo-Durojaiye returns it for a touchdown, only to be called back for a block in the back penalty, the ball ends up on the Rams 30 yard line. In the next few plays Hornets #6 TD Ayo-Durojaiye punches it in on a short run, with the extra point being good, setting the score at Damascus 7 Rockville 0 with 9:07 left in the 1st. The Rams have trouble moving the ball and are forced to punt, ball goes out on own 44 yard line.
Rams #2 Antonio Villatoro, is getting some good penetration in to the Hornets back field and snags the quarterback for a loss, this puts the Hornets with a 4th and 19. With a few to go in the 1st, #6 TD Ayo-Durojaiye scores on a 53 yard run, with the extra point being good, setting the score at Damascus 14 Rockville 0.
Hornets #23 Donaty Roland intercepts a pass and runs it in for a touchdown, only to be called back on a penalty. Hornets #26 Chris Shaw has two large runs, with the second one getting a touchdown. They line up to kick the extra point and go to a 2 point conversion after the snap, the pass is just out of bounds. Setting the score at Damascus 20 Rockville 0 with 7:35 left in the 2nd quarter.
Hornets #21 Austin Ambush intercepts a pass ans returns it for 50 yards plus for a touchdown, they go for two point conversion and complete it and set the score at Damascus 28 Rockville 0 with 3:55 left in the 2nd. Hornets #6 TD Ayo-Durojaiye intercepts a pass and goes 30 yards for a touchdown, the extra point is good, setting the score at Damascus 35 Rockville 0 with 2:46 left in the 2nd.
Hornets #23 Donaty Roland scores on a short run, the extra point is good, setting the score at Damascus 42 Rockville 0 with 5:07 left in the 3rd.
Rams #32 Andrew Pace catches a pass and goes 40 yards for a touchdown, only to be called back for a block in the back penalty. In the next few plays Rams #4 Colin Gabele catches a 20 yard pass and scores a touchdown, they fail on the two point conversion, setting the score Damascus 42 Rockville 6, with 3:47 left in the game.
Damascus 42 Rockville 6
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The Varsity Poms performed during the game
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