Arkeel Newsome ran for 309 yards and three touchdowns on 11 carries and caught a 38-yard touchdown pass and Tajik Bagley scored three rushing touchdowns and also caught a TD for top-ranked Ansonia in a 62-13 win over Holy Cross in Naugatuck Valley League game at Municipal Stadium in Waterbury.
Ansonia 62, Holy Cross 13
Ansonia 21 28 7 6 — 62
Holy Cross 13 0 0 0 — 13
H—Andy Eialoglowy 6 run (Kyle Broderick kick)
A—Arkeel Newsome 70 run (Witole Gul kick)
H—Justin McDaniel 54 pass from Joe Kalosky (Kick fail)
A—Arkeel Newsome 58 run (Witole Gul kick)
A—Arkeel Newsome 38 run (Witole Gul kick)Second quarter
A—Arkeel Newsome 59 run (Witole Gul kick)
A—Tajik Bagley 20 run (Witole Gul kick)
A—Tajik Bagley 5 run (Witole Gul kick)
A—Tajik Bagley 70 pass from Jaiquan McKnight (Witole Gul kick)
A—Tajik Bagley 53 run (Witole Gul kick)Fourth quarter
A—Hugh Jackson 2 run (kick fail)
Team records: Holy Cross 1-2; Ansonia 3-0.
Wolcott 48, Seymour 41 >> Seymour jumped out to a 34-6 lead in the first half, but lost to Wolcott 48-41 in an NVL game at Wolcott. Jason Pelletier’s 21-yard touchdown pass from Vincent Gambino with 11.6 seconds left won it for Wolcott.
Christian Thummond had four receptions for 102 yards and scored three touchdowns in a losing effort for the Wildcats.
Joseph Salemme rushed for 171 yards on 41 carries and scored a touchdown for the Wildcats (1-1). Wolcott trailed 34-13 at halftime and outscored Seymour 35-7 in the second half.
SEYMOUR 13 21 7 0–41
WOLCOTT 0 13 14 21–48
Team Records: Seymour 1-2, Wolcott 2-1.
Hand 35, Wilbur Cross 19 >> Steve Swinson carried 25 times for 163 yards and a touchdown for Hand in this SCC Division I East game at the newly renovated Surf Club at Madison.
Nick van Dell completed 13 of 20 passes for 267 yards and Connor Dowd had 13 carries for 113 yards and two TDs for the Tigers (2-1). Jaylin Fuller and Steve Swinson had touchdown runs for the Governors (1-2).
Hand 35, Wilbur Cross 19
Wilbur Cross 0 7 0 12 — 19
Hand 7 7 21 0 — 35
H—Connor Dowd 2 run (Tyler Phan kick)Second quarter
W—Jaylin Fuller 6 run (Wali McKelvey kick)
H—Tom Wilson 15 pass from Nick Van Dell (Tyler Phan kick)Third quarter
H—Connor Dowd 58 run (Tyler Phan kick)
H—Tim D’Annolfo 68 pass from Nick Van Dell (Tyler Phan kick)
H—Jacob Mirando 52 pass from Nick Van Dell (Tyler Phan kick)Fourth quarter
W—Steve Swinson 20 run (pass failed)
W—Tyvon Bradley 25 pass from A.J. Consiglio (pass failed)
Team records: Hand 2-1; Wilbur Cross 1-2
Foran 41, Sheehan 14 >> Quarterback Jake Kasuba completed 16 of 26 passes for 289 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 74 yards to lead the Lions to their SCC Division II win in Milford.
Andrew Melendez had touchdown runs of 1 and 4 yards, Stephen Longley had 15 carries for 94 yards and Sean Deegan had four catches for 100 yards for the Lions (2-1). Rafael Dominguez scored for the Titans (1-2).
Foran 41, Sheehan 14
Sheehan 0 6 8 0 — 14
Foran 14 13 7 7 — 41
F—Andrew Melendez 4 run (Sam Olsson kick)
F—Andrew Melendez 1 run (Olsson kick)
F—Zach White 7 pass from Jake Kasuba (kick failed)
F—Sean Deegan 42 pass from Jake Kasuba (Olsson kick)
S—Jeremy Gannon 1 run (kick failed)
F—Zach White 27 pass from Jake Kasuba (Olsson kick)
S—Raphael Dominguez 2 run (Brandon Gauthier pass from Jeremy Gannon)
F—Connor Cadrin 4 run (Olsson kick)
Team records: Foran 2-1; Sheehan 1-2.
Hamden Hall 54, St. Luke’s 12 >> Quarterback T.J. Linta completed 16 of 22 passes for 322 yards and five touchdowns and ran for a pair of 1-yard touchdowns to lead the Hornets to their prep school win in Hamden.
Mike Whalen had nine catches for 206 yards and four touchdowns for the Hornets (3-0). Mike Breuler led the Hornets defense with an interception and Joe Lord chipped in with seven tackles. Justin Brown scored on touchdown runs of 1 and 57 yards for St. Luke’s (1-2).
Hamden Hall 54, St. Luke 12
St. Luke 6 0 6 0 — 12
Hamden Hall 14 27 6 7 — 54
H—Mike Whalen 5 pass from T.J. Linta (John Tessitore kick)
H—Mike Whalen 50 pass from T.J. Linta (Tessitore kick)
S—Justin Brown 57 run (kick failed)Second quarter
H—Mike Whalen 5 pass from T.J. Linta (Tessitore kick)
H—Mike Whalen 60 pass from T.J. Linta (kick failed)
H—Dylan Millhouse 53 pass from T.J. Linta (Tessitore kick)
H—T.J. Linta 1 run (Tessitore kick)Third quarter
S—Justin Brown 1 run (kick failed)
H—Barrett Couden 29 pass from T.J. Linta (kick failed)Fourth quarter
H—T.J. Linta 1 run (Tessitore kick)
Team records: Hamden Hall 3-0; St. Luke 1-2.
Guilford 44, Lyman Hall 0 >> David Knapp rushed for 115 yards and four touchdowns, tying a school record for Guilford (1-2) in this SCC Division II home win. Lyman Hall dropped to 0-3.
Guilford 44, Lyman Hall 0
Lyman Hall 0 0 0 0 0 — 0
Guilford 21 14 2 7 0 — 44
G—David Knapp 18 run (Joe Nault kick)
G—David Knapp 12 run (Joe Nault kick)
G—David Knapp 3 run (Joe Nault kick)
G—Eric Zergiebel 4 run (Joe Nault kick)
G—David Knapp 4 run (Joe Nault kick)
G—Dan Kronengolb safety
G—Mike Filley 5 run (Joe Nault kick)
Team records: Guilford 1-2; Lyman Hall 0-3
Oxford 47, Notre Dame-Fairfield 7 >> Steve Persson rushed for 141 yards and four touchdowns on 19 carries in a South-West Conference home win.
Quarterback Kyle Chudoba completed 7 of 10 passes for 175 yards and three touchdowns and receiver Chris Vankamerick caught five balls for 116 yards and two TDs for the Wolverines (2-1). Mickey Krochko had a 85-yard kickoff return for a TD for the Lancers (0-3).
Oxford 47, Notre Dame-Fairfield 7
Notre Dame 0 7 0 0 0 — 7
Oxford 20 14 7 6 0 — 47
O—Steve Persson 2 run (Chris Vankamerik kick)
O—Steve Persson 7 run (kick failed)
O—Steve Persson 27 pass from Kyle Chudoba (Vankamerik kick)
O—Chris Vankamerick 12 pass from Kyle Chudoba (Vankamerik kick)
N—Marcus Fulton 86 kickoff ret (John Jennings kick)Second quarter
O—Chris Vankamerick 57 pass from Kyle Chudoba (Vankamerik kick)
O—Steve Persson 2 run (Vankamerik kick)Fourth quarter
O—Mickey Krochko 7 run (kick failed)
Team records: Oxford 2-1; Notre Dame-Fairfield 0-3
Masuk 44, Bunnell 20 >> Peter Kokkoros and Malik Cummings each scored a pair of touchdowns to lead Masuk to its SWC win in Monroe.
Quarterback Nolan Aurelia was 17 of 33 for 211 yards and a touchdown and Zhyaire Fernandes had four receptions for 112 yards and a touchdown for the Bulldogs (1-2). Fernandes also added an 87-yard kickoff return for a touchdown.
Masuk 44, Bunnell 20
Bunnell 0 6 0 14 0 — 20
Masuk 7 21 3 13 0 — 44
M—Michael Dellapiano 14 run (Christopher Rubis kick)Second quarter
M—Peter Kokkoros 44 pass from Malik Cummings (Rubis kick)
M—Peter Kokkoros 7 run (Rubis kick)
B—Zhyaire Fernandes 78 pass from Nolan Aurelia (kick failed)
M—Joseph DaMota 4 run (Rubis kick)Third quarter
M—Christopher Rubis 31 FG Fourth quarter
M—Malik Cummings 4 run (Rubis kick)
B—Nolan Aurelia 1 run (pass failed)
M—Malik Cummings 63 run (kick failed)
B—Zhyaire Fernandes 87 kickoff ret (Devante Teel pass from Aurelia)
Team records: Masuk 3-0; Bunnell 1-2
Montville 49, Stonington 37 >> Jeremiah Crowley broke the state single-game rushing record with 526 yards and seven touchdowns in an ECC home win.
The previous record was held by Alex Thomas of Ansonia with 518 yards against Woodland in 2007.
Prince Tech 14, Platt Tech 0 >> Prince Tech scored both touchdowns in the fourth quarter in this Constitution State Conference win at Hartford.
Whitney Tech forfeits >> Whitney Tech forfeited today’s game with Cheney Tech because the team did not have enough numbers due to injuries.
Joel Cookson, director of media relations for the CIAC, said the team did not feel it could “safely play” the game with the limited numbers it has.