Ossining simply couldn't be stopped on Friday, as they easily beat Poughkeepsie 55-6.
Ossining's offense came in ready to rumble, picking up 34 points in the first half. Meanwhile, Poughkeepsie couldn't get anything going offensively, leaving the score at 34-0 heading into the break. The Ossining defense stood its ground in the third quarter, giving up 6 and all but finishing the match.
Ossining's success was spearheaded by the efforts of junior Jt Turnquist, who rushed for 58 yards and 2 touchdowns, and senior Izaiah Steen, who rushed for 109 yards and 2 touchdowns. In fact, with 10 tackles Steen was a force on both sides of the ball. Ossining also got a significant boost from senior Z'air Fields, who ran away from the competition to the tune of 128 yards. The win bumped their record up to 3-0. The defeat dropped Poughkeepsie's record to 1-2.
Next week Ossining take on White Plains at 6:00 PM. Keep an eye on the score for this one: both teams put up some lofty point totals in their previous games, so things might heat up even more when they meet up. As for Poughkeepsie, they will face off against Peekskill.
See how Ossining vs. Poughkeepsie plays out in the box score here
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