SADDLE BROOK, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Pee Wee football fell to Lyndhurst in the 2020 Meadowlands Football League Super Bowl Saturday afternoon at Veteran's Field in Saddle Brook.

Both teams were undefeated, going 5-0 in the regular season, which was shortened due to the ongoing pandemic.

Lyndhurst got on the scoreboard first on its first possession. At 4:40, Avery Cano took the hand off from the 18-yard line for the touchdown. Wood-Ridge's Rocco Chandra stopped Lyndhurst's attempt at the extra point. 

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The Pee Wee Blue Devils defense held Lyndhurst in check during the first half, behind the efforts of Zadrian Salgado, Mason Fitzpatrick, Lukas Mabel and Angelo Ragozzino.

Wood-Ridge scored in the second quarter. The Pee Wee Blue Devils took over on the 19-yard line. Quarterback David Ciliento, Jr., and Aiden Messino moved the ball, and a Lyndhurst offsides penalty moved them closer to the goal line. On second and goal from the one, Ciliento ran a quarterback keeper to tie the game at 1:02 in the half. Ciliento also scored the extra point putting Wood-Ridge ahead 7-6 going into halftime.

Lyndhurst's Cano scored twice more in the second half for a 20-7 final score.

 

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