Strong second half propels New Hampton
The New Hampton football team scored 33 points in the second half to defeat Hyde 41-19 Saturday at Kennedy Field.
New Hampton, which trailed 13-0 in the first quarter, received 236 yards rushing and two touchdowns from senior taibacl Todd Collier.
Collier also led the defense with a team-high 10 tackles and a crucial fourth-quarter sack to keep the Huskies in control of the game. The New Hampton defense held the Phoenix scoreless in the second half.
The victory improved New Hampton's record to 5-1. The Huskies will play at undefeated Proctor Academy on Saturday in a game that could determine which team wins the Evergreen League title.
Saturday's New Hampshire prep school football scores:
New Hampton 41, Hyde 19
St. Paul's 36, Groton 6
Proctor 41, Portsmouth Abbey 20
Phillips Exeter 35, Cushing 6
Pingree 55, Tilton 34
Holderness 59, Vermont Academy 22