High 5: Hingham High School football team

High 5: Hingham High School football team


>>TONIGHT, WE PROBABLY KICK OFF
OUR 35TH SEASON OF HIGH FIVE. WE GET UP AT DERBY STREET AND
PULL INTO THIS HIGH SCHOOL WHERE
THE FOOTBALL TEAM KICK OFF ITS
SEASON WITH A DRAMATIC WIN THAT
DOUBLES AS A GIFT FOR THEIR NEW
HEAD COACH.>>ON THE FIRST FULL WEEKEND OF
SEPTEMBER, HANG THEM HARBOR —
HINGHAM HARBOR BRACED FOR RAIN. THIS WOULD BE THE FIRST UNDER
NEW HEAD COACH, MARK NUTLEY. THE TEAMS TRADED TOUCHDOWNS ON
UNTIL THEY WENT UP BY SIX. THE GAME WAS TIED AT 27 AND THEN
BRAINTREE KICKED OFF. THE UNTHINKABLE HAPPENED. OVER ESTES FIELDED THE CAKE ON
HIS OWN 10 AND RAN HIMSELF INTO
A TEAMMATE BEFORE RUNNING
HIMSELF INTO HISTORY. A 90 YARD KICKOFF RETURN WITH 49
SECONDS REMAINING TO GIVE THE
HARBOR MEANT A 34-27 WHEN IT HIS
FIRST GAME AS HARBORMASTER.>>I WAS MEANT TO RUN UP THE
MIDDLE. I SAW A WHOLE. HE WAS TRYING TO BLOCK SOMEONE
INSIDE BUT I WAS LUCKY ENOUGH TO
STAY UP. I SAW THE OPENING TO THE LEFT
SIDE, I TOOK UP THERE. MY LEGS GOT TIRED. I WAS NOT REALLY USED TO RUNNING
THAT MUCH. I THOUGHT MY LEFT CALF WOULD
CRAMP UP.>>AT WHAT LINE DID YOU THINK I
WOULD BUSTED THIS THING? — I THINK I MIGHT BUST THIS
THING.>>NOT UNTIL THE 20 YARD LINE.>>I WENT O THE OTHER SIDE AND
I WAS RUNNING. I WAS LIKE HE’S GOING TO GO. HE IS GOING TO GO. THERE IS NOTHING LIKE A WIN TO
INFUSE CONFIDENCE IN A NEW
PROGRAM.>>IT MUST FIT GREAT. IT IS GREAT AS A PLAYER TO BE
UNDER HIS WING, HE IS A GREAT
COACH, A GREAT GUY.>>THE ONLY STORM THAT PASSED
THROUGH WAS A 90 YARD BURST. IT EARNED THEM THIS WEEK’S START
OF THE SEASON.>>THAT IS A GREAT ATHLETIC
PROGRAM. THEY HAVE

About the Author: Garret Beatty

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *