wasn't going to let his helmet weigh him down.
The Trenton (Fla.)
freshman sprinted toward Blountstown quarterback Dylan Lee in the Class 1A title game.
Lee's pass fell incomplete, clinching a victory for Trenton.
Since it was the game's final play, Mathis did not have to sit out a play for losing his helmet, which is normally the rule.
That play will likely stand as the first and only time Mathis voluntarily removes his helmet during a game.