Pomperaug edges ND-Fairfield
Published 10:54 pm, Thursday, November 23, 2017
Pomperaug rallied in the fourth quarter to beat Notre Dame-Fairfield 13-12 on Thursday morning in Fairfield.
With the win, the Panthers finished the season 3-7. Notre Dame ended 4-6.
Micah Brantley threw two long touchdown passes — 78 yards to Josh Tracey in the third quarter and 88 yards to Tavon Simpson in the fourth.
After a scoreless first half, Pomperaug got on the board with a 30-yard interception return for a TD. After the Lancers bounced back to take the lead, the Pomperaug scored the tying touchdown and kicked the extra point for the victory.
Brantley was 12 of 23 for 280 yards and the two scores. Tracey caught three passes for 115 yards.
POMPERAUG 13, ND-FAIRFIELD 12
POMPERAUG 0 0 6 7—13
NOTRE DAME 0 0 6 6—12
Records: Pomperaug 3-7, ND 4-6