-- List each team's record, the first and last names of players mentioned for each team, and key highlights from the game
-- Provide a scoring summary for each team’s touchdowns, extra points and field goals. We will also take a linescore and stats of leading players.
At Millinocket, the Minutemen picked off two passes in the fourth quarter, including a 65-yard return for a touchdown by Jordan Morrow, as Stearns defeated the Raiders.
Ryan Hibbs scored three touchdowns and racked up 104 yards rushing on 16 carries for the Minutemen.
Hibbs started the scoring for Stearns as he punched in a touchdown from 4 yards out in the first quarter, the Minutemen converted the two-point conversion as Mark Ryan tossed the ball to Riley Whitney.
Washington Academy responded in the second quarter when Nick Tineo connected with Marc Farnesworth on a 43-yard touchdown pass, but the Raiders failed on the two-point conversion, and Stearns headed into halftime ahead 8-6.
Hibbs struck again in the third as he broke a 15-yard touchdown rush and then converted the two-point attempt.
Micah McBrime added back-to-back touchdowns for Washington Academy to start the fourth quarter, making the score 18-16 in favor of the Raiders.
Hibbs responded again for the Minutemen as he scampered into the end zone from 16 yards out with 1:20 left in the game giving, Stearns a 22-18 lead.
Morrow sealed the deal for 4-4 Stearns as he picked off the 2-6 Raiders and returned it for a score.
Nick Tineo finished 11-for-23 passing for 191 yards and a touchdown for the Raiders.
Stearns 8 0 8 12 -- 28
Wash. Acad. 0 6 0 12 -- 18