(PHOTO: LoHud.com called Chase Pratt player of the game.)
Rye beat Harrison 28 to 14 on Saturday in the 85th match-up of the rivals. Here is a roundup of game recaps and video:
The OG's game preview.
(PHOTO: Rye QB T.J. Lavelle)
"HARRISON According to just about anyone in the know, Rye entered Saturday's annual clash with Harrison as a heavy favorite. But even if the facts supported that theory, it lied in direct contrast to the rivalry's history of the unexpected.
"We’ve played a lot of great teams, but there’s nothing like Rye-Harrison," Rye senior Chase Pratt said after playing in his fourth straight. "You can try to explain it to the younger kids, but there’s no way unless you play in it. It’s always the toughest game you’ll ever play in in your life."
The Garnets young and old found that out quickly on Saturday. Rye, the top-ranked team in Class A, withstood Harrison's emotional push to pitch a second half shutout and win the 85th edition of the rivalry 28-14 at McGillicuddy Stadium.
"That's what the rivalry is," said Rye coach Dino Garr, whose team has won 12 of the last 13 vs. Harrison and narrowed the all-time deficit to 42-40-3. "I praise their coaching staff and players for coming hard.""
Read the rest of the LoHud.com write-up.
Watch the Rye Harrison game replay on MSG Varsity.
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