CWNC rolls past Laurel; Mars falls at TJ
October 7, 2017

Zack Rocco threw for 172 yards and four touchdowns as Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic rolled past Laurel, 48-14, Friday night.

Three of the scores came in the first half as CWNC (4-2, 3-0) had a 27-7 lead at intermission.

Rocco found Tyree Brown for a 13-yard score, Joe Meinert from 42 and 14 yards out and Ryan Maziarz from 30 yards. Brown also caught a 25-yard TD pass from Maziarz.

Meinert scored on a 41-yard run, Pierce Khoury on a 1-yard run for the Trojans.

Laurel (1-5, 1-4) trailed 42-7 entering the final quarter.

Thomas Jefferson 34, Mars 6 — Jake Richardson scored on a 5-yard run with 1:15 remaining in the game for one of the few highlights for the Planets (4-3).

The Mars defense played well in the first half and the Planets trailed 13-0 at the break, but the Jaguars (6-0) busted out in the second half thanks to quarterback Shane Stump and running back Justin Vigna.

Stump threw a touchdown pass and rushed for another in the third quarter as Thomas Jefferson extended its lead to 27-0.

Vigna, who has scored on a 6-yard run in the second quarter, added another 24-yard touchdown run in the fourth for a 34-0 lead.

Vigna finished with 206 yards rushing on 30 carries.