Pennington's Keon Kenner ran for 226 yards while receiver Tyler Bock scored three touchdowns and accounted for 92 yards, helping the Red Hawks defeat Rye Country Day School with a final score of 36-28.
The game was played in Rye, NY on Saturday, September 10 and takes Pennington's record to 1-0 while RCD falls to 0-1.
Pennington's quarterback Aiden Prestigiacomo completed six of twelve passes for 160 yards and threw three touchdown passes. Prestigiacomo also ran the ball sixteen times for a total of 97 yards. Marcus Gaffney carried the ball four times for Pennington totaling 14 yards. Gaffney also pulled down a 49-yard reception for Pennington.
Destine Evans caught one pass that went for 29 yards for the Red Hawks. When the dust had settled, Pennington's offense had amassed a total of 494 yards. The offensive line clearly had an outstanding day!
Pennington's defense was able to rebound following a quick start by the home team and held RCD to six points in the second half.