Bristol Eastern 56, Bulkeley 16
High School Football
Bristol Eastern 27 21 8 0 - 56
Bulkeley 0 0 16 0 - 16
LAST SCORING PLAY: Bristol Eastern's Edgar Ortiz-Hernandez scores on a 28-yard run.
BE-Stephen Goodrich 8 fumble return (Jeremy Meccariello kick), 10:51
BE-Gerry Ouellette 1 run (Meccariello kick), 6:01
BE-Tom Curtin 1 run (Meccariello kick), 2:53
BE-Ouellette 85 run (run failed), :49
BE-Allen Arbuckle 38 pass from Tom Curtin (Meccariello kick), 11:19
BE-Pete Roche 35 punt return (Meccariello kick), 8:47
BE-Derrick Ervin 7 run (Meccariello kick), 2:12
BU-Cory Turner 23 pass from Malik Starks (Javon Alston from Starks), 10:02
BU-Alston 22 pass from Starks (Gerald Strums pass from Starks), 4:08
BE-Edgar Ortiz-Hernandez 28 run (Goodrich pass from Roche), :13
FOURTH QUARTER: Running clock made the fourth quarter a quick one, and Bristol Eastern wins to improve to 2-2 this season. ... Bulkeley has possession as the final quarter begins.
THIRD QUARTER: Bristol Eastern's Edgar Ortiz-Hernandez scores on a 28-yard run with 13 seconds to go in quarter. ... Bulkeley scores on a 22-yard pass from Malik Starks to Javon Alston with 4:08 to go. ... Bristol Eastern punts the ball back to Bulkeley. ... Bulkeley gets a 23-yard touchdowen pass from Malik Starks to Cory Turner with 10:02 to go.
HALFTIME: Bristol Eastern's Gerry Ouellette has 134 yards and two touchdowns on five carries. Derrick Ervin has four rushes for 38 yards and a touchdown. Tom Curtin is 2-for-2 passing for 45 yards and a score.
SECOND QUARTER: Bristol Eastern's Derrick Ervin scores on a 7-yard run with 2:12 to go, 48-0. ... Bristol Eastern's Pete Roche scores on a 35-yard punt return with 8:47 to go. ... Bristol Eastern scores on a nice crossing route on first play of quarter, a 38-yard touchdown pass from Tom Curtin to Allen Arbuckle with 11:19 to go.
FIRST QUARTER: Eastern's Gerry Ouellette scores on an 85-yard touchdown run and the rout is on, 28-0 with 49 seconds to go. ... Eastern gets the ball back and Tom Curtin scores on a 1-yard run with 2:53 to go. Gerry Ouellette had three rushes for 48 yards on the drive. ... Bristol Eastern's Gerry Ouellette scores from one-yard out for a touchdown with 6:01 to go. ... Bristol Eastern starts at the Bulkeley 8 after a poor punt and 17-yard return by Gerry Ouellette. ... Bristol Eastern's Stephen Goodrich returns a blocked punt eight yards for a touchdown with 10:51 to go. ... Bulkeley will receive the ball first.
GAME NOTES: Bristol Eastern is 1-2 this season with a win over Hartford Public and losses to Berlin and Middletown. Bulkeley is 2-1 with wins over Weaver and Fermi and a loss to Windsor. Our open thread for comments and questions is back, so make sure to connect with fellow fans and us at the game below. Full preview coverage at bristolpress.com/sports