At Lincoln on Saturday, the MA Lynx overcame four first-half turnovers, six total turnovers, and a 21-0 halftime deficit to rally for an LTC quarterfinal victory.
The comeback was culminated with a Trysten Pelkey to Trevor Sutherland 65-yard touchdown pass with 2:55 left in the game. Pelkey passed for 226 yards and two scores and rushed for 33 yards and a TD.
The Lynx defense got second-half interceptions from Carter Ward and Trevor Sutherland. A.J. McEachern caught a 20-yard TD pass.
Washington Academy rushed for 132 yards and passed for 201 yards. Micah McBrine threw a 48-yard TD pass to Fred MacLean, Ellic Smith had a 3-yard scoring run and Colin Pineo had a 5-yard TD.
MA 0 0 8 14 — 22
WA 7 14 0 0 — 21
WA–Smith 3 run (kick good)
WA–Pineo 5 run (kick good)
WA–MacLean 48 pass from McBrine (kick good)
MA–McEachern 20 pass from Pelkey (rush good)
MA–Pelkey 4 run (rush failed)
MA–Southerland 65 pass from Pelkey (rush good)