Southington 41, Glastonbury 38
High School Football
Glastonbury 10 7 14 7 - 38
Southington 0 13 21 7 - 41
LAST SCORING PLAY: Glastonbury's Chicka Chukwu scores on a 9-yard pass from Romelle Jack.
G-Donevin O'Riley 2 run (Nick Hobart kick), 8:10
G-Nick Hobart 32 field goal, 2:20
S-Alex Jamele 1 pass from Jasen Rose (Daniel Parzych kick), 9:30
S-Jamele 25 pass from Rose (kick failed), 6:25
G-Chicka Chukwu 6 pass from Romelle Jack (Nick Hobart kick), :07
S-Kyle Borawski 15 pass from Rose (Parzych kick), 10:29
S-Borawski 56 pass from Rose (Parzych kick), 8:02
G-Jack 42 interception return (Hobart kick), 5:46
G-Chukwu 3 fumble return (Hobart kick), 4:21
S-Borawski 19 pass from Luke Krochko (Parzych kick), 1:20
S-Jamele 18 pass from Krochko (Parzych kick), 10:22
G-Chukwu 9 pass from Jack (Hobart kick), 4:53
FOURTH QUARTER: Southington survives a wild game with Glastonbury to win its season-opener. ... Glastonbury turns the ball over on downs and Southington takes over with 32 seconds to play. ... Southington fumbles and Glastonbury's Sam Pirsig recovers it on the Glastonbury 38 with 2:30 to go in the game. ... Glastonbury answers with a 9-yard touchdown hookup with 4:53 to go, 41-38 Southington leads. ... Southington gets the ball back and Luke Krochko hits Alex Jamele for a 18-yard touchdown pass with 10:22 to go.
THIRD QUARTER: Southington answers with a 19-yard pass from new quarterback Luke Krochko to Kyle Borawski with 1:20 to go. ... Southington fumbles the snap on a punt and Glastonbury's Chicka Chukwu returns it three yards for a touchdowns with 4:21 to go. ... Glastonbury gets a pick-six interception return by Romelle Jack, 42 yards, with 5:46 to go. ... Southington gets ball back again and takes over at own 23 with 6:32 to go. ... Southington scores on a 56-yard pass from Jasen Rose to Kyle Borawski. ... Southington forces a punt and gets ball back at own 8 with 8:36 to go. ... Southington scores on a 15-yard touchdown pass from Jasen Rose to Kyle Borawski. ... Southington forces a punt and gets ball back at Glastonbury 34 with 10:55 to go. ... Glastonbury starts with the ball at own 23.
HALFTIME: Vance Upham has 87 rushing yards on four carries for Southington. Alex Jamele has three catches for 36 yards and two touchdowns.
SECOND QUARTER: Glastonbury scores on a Chukwu six-yard pass from Romelle Jack with seven seconds left. ... Jasen Rose is intercepted by Thomas Reardon on the Southington 37 with 28 seconds left. ... Southington forces a punt and takes over at own 29 with 41 seconds to go. ... Southington turns it over on downs and Glastonbury takes over at own 38 with 3:35 to go. ... Southington's defense forces three and out and gts back back at Glastonbury 45 with 4:28 to go. ... Alex Jamele scores on a 25-yard pass from Jasen Rose. ... Southington gets ball back at Glastonbyry 41 after they hiked it over the punter's head with 7:30 to go. ... Southington scores on a Jasen Rose pass to Alex Jamele. It was set up by an 80-yard run by Vance Upham. ... Southington's defense comes up with a stop and the Knights take over at their own 11 with 11:14 to go. Southington defense looks good, but offense looks terrible so far, with -12 total yards. ... Glastonbury has the ball at Southington's 30 facing a third and 14 to start the second quarter.
FIRST QUARTER: Southington punts the ball back to Glastonbury. ... Nick Hobart kicks a 32-yard field goal to put Glastonbury up 10-0 with 2:20 to go. ... Glastonbury and Southington trade punts and Glastonbury has the ball at Southington's 22 with 4:28 to go. ... Southington forced to punt again and Glastonbury takes over with 7:35 to go. Blue Knights have five total yards in three drives. ... Glastonbury's Donevin O'Riley scores on a two-yard run with 8:10 to go. Glastonbury leads 7-0. ... Southington punts the ball back to Glastonbury. ... Southingon defense forces a three and out and the offense takes over after a punt at its own 3 with 9:13 to go. ... Southington quarterback Jasen Rose is intercepted by Glastonbury's Chicka Chukwu and Glastonbury takes over at the Southington 47 with 11:08 to go. ... Southington starts with the ball from its own 20 with 11:53 to go in the first.
GAME NOTES: Southington hosts Glastonbury in the season opener for both schools. Read season preview coverage of Southington football at newbritainherald.com/sports.