The Mark Morris Monarchs flattened the Ridgefield Spudders at their homecoming game.
Ridgefield’s only points came from a 60 yard interception return by senior Josh Mason.
The rest of the game belonged to Mark Morris and their rolling offense and smothering defense. The game featured 21 penalties in total, three of which took back touchdowns for Mark Morris. Austin Smith and Keigan Baker had two touchdowns each for Mark Morris, and one TD each for Kyle Stevens, Hayden Tapani and Jordan Frost.
Mason’s 60-yard run was the most positive rushing yardage the Spudders were able to claw away from the Monarchs. Excluding Jalen Williams’ 42 yards in the closing minutes of the fourth quarter, Mason’s run equaled more total yards than the Spudders gained all game.
MARK MORRIS 48, RIDGEFIELD 7
Mark Morris 14 14 14 6–48
Ridgefield 7 0 0 0– 7
MM — Austin Smith 35 run (kick blocked)
MM — Keigan Baker 16 run (Baker run)
R — Josh Mason 60 interception (Michael Martin kick)
MM — Kyle Stevens 12 pass from Max Tilton (Jake Malcolm kick)
MM — Hayden Tapani 11 run (Malcolm kick)
MM — Baker 50 run (conversion fail)
MM — Smith 4 run (Baker run)
MM — Jordan Frost 35 run (conversion fail)
RUSHING — Ridgefield: Jonah Roberts 13-5, Nathan Eggleston 3-2, Josh Mason 4-1, Tyler Adams 2-4, Jalen Williams 7-42. Mark Morris: Cameron Mosier 2-28, Keigan Baker 9-104, Austin Smith 9-71, Hayden Tapani 8-83, Andre Gilbert 3-34, August Shulda 4-11, Jordan Frost 1-35.
PASSING — Ridgefield: Jonah Roberts 7-18-3-43. Mark Morris: Max Tilton 8-10-1-130, Max Leach 0-1-0-0.
RECEIVING — Ridgefield: Tyler Adams 4-32, Josh Mason 3-11. Mark Morris: Baker 2-20, Mitch Malcolm 1-15, Kyle Stevens 2-38, Austin Smith 1-17, Jake Malcolm 2-40.