H.S. Football Roundup: Canajoharie tops Rensselaer, earns third seed

CANAJOHARIE -The Canajoharie Cougars put up 19 first-quarter points and held on to defeat Rensselaer 19-12 Friday night at Canajoharie High School.

Canajoharie quarterback Nick Kocjan threw touchdown passes to Trevor Folts and Joe Trembley to go with a six-yard touchdown run from Richie Consolvo in the Cougars 19-point first-quarter scoring burst.

Davontae Foreman accounted for the Rams’ first-quarter score with a 58-yard touchdown run. Anthony Carter caught a 68-yard touchdown pass from Ben Newton to closed the scoring gap in the fourth quarter but the Cougars held on to claim the third seed in the Class D sectionals.

Kocjan completed 7 of 11 pass attempts for 106 yards and two touchdowns.

Newton threw for 209 yards and one touchdown.

Canajoharie 19, Rensselaer 12

Rensselaer6 0 0 6 – 12

Canajoharie19 0 0 0 – 19

First Quarter

C – Trevor Folts 9 pass from Kocjan (Run Failed)

R – Foreman 58 run (Run failed)

C – Richie Consolvo 6 run (kick Failed)

C – Joe Trembley 35 pass from Kocjan (Folts kick)

Fourth Quarter

R – Carter 68 pass from Newton (run failed)

South Glens Falls 53, Gloversville 32

SOUTH GLENS FALLS – Dylan Schrammel ran for five touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs to victory Friday night and secure the Class A Northwest Division’s third seed in the sectionals.

Schrammel scored on runs of 53, 32, 20 and two to go with an 80-yard kickoff return.

Gloversville’s Anthony Ponticello ran for touchdowns from 25- and 1-yard out. Zach Alikhan, Jared Malagisi and Trevor Mee also scored rushing touchdowns for the Huskies, who enter the postseason tournament as the fourth seed from the Northwest Division.

South Glens Falls 53, Gloversville 32

Gloversville7 7 0 18 – 32

South Glens Falls18 14 13 8 – 53

First Quarter

SGF – Dylan Schrammel 80 kick return (kick failed)

SGF – Schrammel 53 run (conversion failed)

SGF – Schrammel 32 run (kick failed)

G – Trevor Mee 4 run (Brent Muhlberger kick)

Second Quarter

SGF – Schrammel 20 run (Kevin Mickel run)

SGF – Schrammel 2 run (kick failed)

G – Jared Malagisi 67 run (Muhlberger kick)

Third Quarter

SGF – Will Jennings 12 run (conversion failed)

SGF – Jennings 18 run (Zach Nolan kick)

Fourth Quarter

SGF – Mickel 2 run (Schrammel run)

G – Zach Alikhan 5 run (kick failed)

G – Anthony Ponticello 25 run (conversion failed)

G – Ponticello 1 run (kick failed)

Class A Northwest

Amsterdam 47, Scotia-Glenville 18

SCOTIA – Amsterdam’s Dale Stanavich, Jaiden Fallen and Jake Smitka scored two touchdowns apiece as the Rams rolled to the Class A Northwest division victory at Scotia-Glenville.

Stanavich scored on touchdown runs of 15 and 74 yards, while Fallen hit the end zone with runs of 28 and 34 yards.

Smitka caught touchdown passes of 23 and 18 yards from quarterback Adel Rosario.

Anthony Aponte closed out the Rams scoring with a 69-yard interception return. Amsterdam will be the second seed in the Class A Northwest Division.

Amsterdam 47, Scotia-Glenville 18

Amsterdam19 21 7 0 – 47

Scotia-Glenville6 0 0 12 – 18

First quarter

A – Jaiden Fallen 28 run (kick failed)

A – Dale Stanavich 15 run (kick failed)

S – Rickey Woodley 13 run (kick failed).

A – Stanavich 74 run (Misha Murdoch kick).

Second quarter

A – Fallen 34 run (Murdoch kick).

A – Anthony Aponte 69 interception return (Murdoch kick).

A – Jake Smitka 23 pass from Adel Rosario (Murdoch kick).

Third quarter

A – Smitka 18 pass from Rosario (Murdoch kick).

Fourth quarter

S – Elijah Stay 1 run (run failed).

S – Ire Pinney 16 pass from Woodley (pass failed).

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