The final score was Northern Guilford 63 and Asheboro 14. Northern goes to (11-1) and Asheboro closes out at (4-8). We were at the game and wrote all of this down so here it is……
Blue Comets 14….
And it went something like this:
NG-27 yard TD pass from Rocco Scarfone to Keenan Allen…Chris Gafford’s kick was good and it was Northern 7 and Asheboro 0 with 5:09 left in the 1st quarter…NG 7, Asheboro 0…
NG goes up 15-0 on a 5 yard run by Keenan Allen with 2:29 remaining in the first quarter and the two-point conversion was good on a pass from Scarfone to Maurice Harris….
NG 15, Asheboro 0…..
NG scores again with 34.6 seconds left in the 1stQ on a 19 yard run by Allen and the Chris Gafford kick was good on the PAT and the score moves to,
NG 22, Asheboro 0 End of first quarter…..
Northern connects on a 65-yard pass play from QB Scarfone to WR Maurice Harris with 7:37 left in the 2ndQ and the Gafford kick is good and it’s now:
NG 29, Asheboro 0…..
Scarfone and Harris connect again on a 75-yard pass play with 3:48 remaining in the first half to put NG up 36-0 after the Gafford kick and at the half it’s:
NG 36, Asheboro 0…..
Joseph White took the opening kickoff of the second half back to the house on an 85-yard KR and with the Gafford kick it’s a 43-0 ball game with 11:44 to go in the 3rdQ…
NG 43, Asheboro 0….
Scarfone and Harris do it one more time for the night as they hook up on a 53-yard pass play at the 6:01 mark of the 3rdQ and with the Gafford PAT kick it’s now:NG 50, Asheboro 0….
Backup quarterback Daniel Downing comes in and he goes to backup RB TJ Logan for a 29-yard TD pass and Downing takes a knee on the two-point conversion….This TD came with 9:23 left in the 4thQ and it put Northern up:
NG 56, Asheboro 0…..
Asheboro broke up the shutout when they got on the board on a 3-yard TD run by Dimetri Fagler and Brandon Burgh got the two-point conversion and the Comets are on the board with 5:43 left in the game and it’s now:
NG 56, Asheboro 8….
Northern puts one more score up on the board with 4:47 remaining on TJ Logan’s 44-yard touchdown run and the Austin Pope kick is good to make it:
NG 63, Asheboro 8…
Asheboro closed out the scoring on a long 58-yard TD gallop by Matt Nixon and the two-point attempt failed at 3:31 mark left on the clock and that is how it ended up at:
NG 63, Asheboro 14……
Northern had the ball on the Asheboro one-yard line with a minute to go in the game, but they took a knee and did not look to score and they just let the clock run by taking a knee back at the Blue Comet 5-yard line….QB Daniel Downing took the knee and the game was then over as time expired with the final:
NG 63, Asheboro 14…..
Rocco Scarfone-4 TD passes
TJ Logan 2TD’s….
Harris over 200 yards receiving and Scarfone 311 passing yards…..