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The Holy Spirit (Absecon, NJ) varsity football team won Friday's home playoff game against Hudson Catholic (Jersey City, NJ) by a score of 50-24.

This game is a part of the "2019 New Jersey High School Football Playoff Brackets: NJSIAA - Non-Public Group 2" tournament.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Hudson Catholic6012624
Holy Spirit161281450
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New Jersey High School Football - Holy Spirit knocks off Hudson Catholic

November 22, 2019: Absecon, NJ 08201

The crowd at Friday's non-league contest between the Holy Spirit Spartans (Absecon, NJ) and the visiting Hudson Catholic Hawks (Jersey City, NJ), observed Holy Spirit's football squad thwart Hudson Catholic by a count of 50-24.

The Spartans now own a 6-4 record. They play next when they travel to Atlantic City for a non-league contest on Thursday, November 28. Holy Spirit will play a Vikings squad coming off a 41-0 league loss to Timber Creek Regional (Erial, NJ). The Vikings record now stands at 2-7.

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  1. Check In

    The scorer has checked in.
    Posted @ 5:52p
  2. Game Attendance

    Attendance Hundreds
    Posted @ 5:53p
  3. Field Conditions

    Field Conditions Wet
    Posted @ 5:53p
  4. Weather Conditions

    Weather Conditions Cold
    Posted @ 5:53p
  5. 0 - 0

    Start of Game

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter
    Hudson Catholic kicking off to Holy Spirit.
    Posted @ 6:01p
  6. 0 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Holy Spirit1st Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic kicked off to Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 49-yard line. HCHS 0, HSHS 0
    Posted @ 6:03p
  7. 0 - 6

    Rushing Touchdown

    Holy Spirit1st Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #7 with a 8 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 0, HSHS 6
    Posted @ 6:09p
  8. 0 - 8

    Two Point Rush Completed

    Holy Spirit1st Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith rushed for a 2Pt Conversion. HCHS 0, HSHS 8
    Posted @ 6:09p
  9. 0 - 8

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit kicked off to Hudson Catholic. Hudson Catholic has the ball on their own 30-yard line. HCHS 0, HSHS 8
    Posted @ 6:10p
  10. 0 - 8

    Long Run

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #2 Anthony Posey with a long run. Hudson Catholic has the ball on Holy Spirit's 27-yard line. HCHS 0, HSHS 8
    Posted @ 6:12p
  11. 0 - 8

    Long Run

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #13 Isaiah Decias with a long run. Hudson Catholic has the ball on Holy Spirit's 13-yard line. HCHS 0, HSHS 8
    Posted @ 6:14p
  12. 6 - 8

    Passing Touchdown

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #12 7 Yd pass completed to #4 Amarrie Bolden for a TD. HCHS 6, HSHS 8
    Posted @ 6:17p
  13. 6 - 8

    Rushing Two Point Conversion Failed

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - 2Pt Conversion Failed. HCHS 6, HSHS 8
    Posted @ 6:17p
  14. 6 - 14

    Kick Return Touchdown

    Holy Spirit1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith with a 55 Yd Kick Return for a TD. HCHS 6, HSHS 14
    Posted @ 6:20p
  15. 6 - 16

    Two Point Rush Completed

    Holy Spirit1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #16 rushed for a 2Pt Conversion. HCHS 6, HSHS 16
    Posted @ 6:21p
  16. 6 - 16

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Hudson Catholic1st Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit kicked off to Hudson Catholic. Hudson Catholic has the ball on their own 32-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 16
    Posted @ 6:22p
  17. 6 - 16

    Punt

    Holy Spirit1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic has punted to Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit has the ball on Hudson Catholic's 46-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 16
    Posted @ 6:25p
  18. 6 - 16

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    HCHS 6, HSHS 16
    Posted @ 6:29p
  19. 6 - 22

    Rushing Touchdown

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith with a 12 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 6, HSHS 22
    Posted @ 6:34p
  20. 6 - 22

    Rushing Two Point Conversion Failed

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - 2Pt Conversion Failed. HCHS 6, HSHS 22
    Posted @ 6:34p
  21. 6 - 22

    Turnover on Downs

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic has turned possession over on downs. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 31-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 22
    Posted @ 6:41p
  22. 6 - 22

    Long Run

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #16 with a long run. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 46-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 22
    Posted @ 6:42p
  23. 6 - 28

    Rushing Touchdown

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith with a 48 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 6:43p
  24. 6 - 28

    Missed Point After

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - PAT Missed. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 6:43p
  25. 6 - 28

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Hudson Catholic2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit kicked off to Hudson Catholic. Hudson Catholic has the ball on their own 30-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 6:44p
  26. 6 - 28

    Punt

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic has punted to Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 43-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 6:47p
  27. 6 - 28

    Long Run

    Hudson Catholic2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #12 with a long run. Hudson Catholic has the ball on Holy Spirit's 40-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 6:53p
  28. 6 - 28

    Punt

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic has punted to Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 42-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 6:56p
  29. 6 - 28

    Punt

    Hudson Catholic2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Holy Spirit has punted to Hudson Catholic. Hudson Catholic has the ball on their own 44-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7p
  30. 6 - 28

    Fumble Recovery

    Holy Spirit2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Holy Spirit recovered a fumble by Hudson Catholic and has the ball on their own 38-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:04p
  31. 6 - 28

    Halftime

    Halftime
    HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 7:06p
  32. 6 - 28

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Holy Spirit3rd Quarter
    Holy Spirit to kick off to Hudson Catholic.
    Posted @ 7:27p
  33. 6 - 28

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit kicked off to Hudson Catholic. Hudson Catholic has the ball on Holy Spirit's 34-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:27p
  34. 6 - 28

    Long Pass

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #12 with a long pass to #4 Amarrie Bolden. Hudson Catholic has the ball on Holy Spirit's 17-yard line. HCHS 6, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:29p
  35. 12 - 28

    Passing Touchdown

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #12 12 Yd pass completed to #4 Amarrie Bolden for a TD. HCHS 12, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:33p
  36. 12 - 28

    Rushing Two Point Conversion Failed

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - 2Pt Conversion Failed. HCHS 12, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:33p
  37. 12 - 28

    Turnover on Downs

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit has turned possession over on downs. Hudson Catholic has the ball on their own 35-yard line. HCHS 12, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:47p
  38. 18 - 28

    Passing Touchdown

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #12 65 Yd pass completed to #13 Isaiah Decias for a TD. HCHS 18, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:48p
  39. 18 - 28

    Rushing Two Point Conversion Failed

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - 2Pt Conversion Failed. HCHS 18, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:48p
  40. 18 - 28

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Holy Spirit3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic kicked off to Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 35-yard line. HCHS 18, HSHS 28
    Posted @ 7:50p
  41. 18 - 34

    Rushing Touchdown

    Holy Spirit3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith with a 52 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 18, HSHS 34
    Posted @ 7:51p
  42. 18 - 36

    Two Point Pass Completed

    Holy Spirit3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #7 pass completed to #26 Ahmad Brown for a 2Pt Conversion. HCHS 18, HSHS 36
    Posted @ 7:53p
  43. 18 - 36

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Hudson Catholic3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit kicked off to Hudson Catholic. Hudson Catholic has the ball on their own 41-yard line. HCHS 18, HSHS 36
    Posted @ 7:54p
  44. 18 - 36

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    HCHS 18, HSHS 36
    Posted @ 8:02p
  45. 18 - 42

    Rushing Touchdown

    Holy Spirit4th Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith with a 28 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 18, HSHS 42
    Posted @ 8:06p
  46. 18 - 43

    Made Point After

    Holy Spirit4th Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #17 Patrick Newman PAT Good. HCHS 18, HSHS 43
    Posted @ 8:07p
  47. 24 - 43

    Passing Touchdown

    Hudson Catholic4th Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - #12 35 Yd pass completed to #4 Amarrie Bolden for a TD. HCHS 24, HSHS 43
    Posted @ 8:15p
  48. 24 - 43

    Passing Two Point Conversion Failed

    Hudson Catholic4th Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic - 2Pt Conversion Failed. HCHS 24, HSHS 43
    Posted @ 8:16p
  49. 24 - 43

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Holy Spirit4th Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Hudson Catholic kicked off to Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit has the ball on Hudson Catholic's 45-yard line. HCHS 24, HSHS 43
    Posted @ 8:17p
  50. 24 - 49

    Rushing Touchdown

    Holy Spirit4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - #4 Patrick Smith with a 50 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 24, HSHS 49
    Posted @ 8:19p
  51. 24 - 50

    Made Point After

    Holy Spirit4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Holy Spirit - PAT Good. HCHS 24, HSHS 50
    Posted @ 8:19p
  52. 24 - 50

    Turnover on Downs

    Holy Spirit4th Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Hudson Catholic has turned possession over on downs. Holy Spirit has the ball on their own 15-yard line. HCHS 24, HSHS 50
    Posted @ 8:38p
  53. 24 - 50

    End of Game

    Final
    HCHS 24, HSHS 50
    Posted @ 8:40p

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Rankings & Records

Hudson Catholic (19-20)

NationalNJDiv.
6,8561704
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
6-71-23-23-30-2.462.333331377

Holy Spirit (19-20)

NationalNJDiv.
1,013242
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
8-43-15-22-21-0.667.750424229

Team Scoring Averages

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Hudson Catholic
6.47.63.95.76.025.5
Holy Spirit
10.318.17.13.7-35.3

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Record Breakdown

Hudson Catholic (19-20)

Holy Spirit (19-20)

6-7
Overall
8-4
1-2
League
3-1
4-4
Non-League
2-3
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
0-0
Common Opponent
0-0
3-2
Home
5-2
3-3
Away
2-2
0-2
Neutral
1-0
1-1
Playoff
3-0
6-5
In-State
8-3
0-2
Out-of-State
0-1