In the 81rst installment of the annual Rye Vs Harrison game, The Rye Garnets stormed to a 17-7 victory, propelling Rye to their 9th straight win in the rivalry…setting another record for the longest winning streak in the rivalries history.
Joe Simolacaj put the Garnetts on his back, rushing the ball a workhorse like 34 times for 125 yards, including 27 rushes in the second half, helping Rye close out the game on the ground. Jake Meyerson also rushed for 106 yards on 17 carries, while also showing his versatility and intercepting a pass from Harrison QB, Vin Nicita.
Rye freshman QB, Andrew Livingston only completed two passes, however he made them count, having both go for touchdowns in what was the deciding scores.
Rye will look to build on the momentum of this game when they take on Lakeland HS this Friday night at 7PM.