Greenwich had a season that you haven’t seen in a while. It may not have ended in a win, but it was still great. They lost 28-14 to Moriah Friday to end the season.
They dominated everyone they played and wore down every opponent. Greenwich won the Section Two championship over Stillwater 31-7.
The closest game they had was the second game of the season and they won by eight. The Witches amassed an amazing 518 points over the 12 games and only let up 130 all year.
Their season included wins over Cohoes (54-0), Stillwater (27-19) and (31-7), Cambridge/Salem (49-0), Helderberg Valley (56-0), Warrensburg (36-20), Lake George (71-16), Granville (forfeit) (41-0), Chatham (48-20), Tuckahoe (41-20). Their lone loss was to Moriah (28-14) in the state semifinals.
Greenwich ended the season 11-1, and this group of players went 17-1 over the past two years. Not many teams can say they won 17 games in a row in two years. To be that consistent in a great league is amazing.
The Witches were led by 9 seniors, Jessie Kuzmich, Ethan Banfield, Deonte Bennett, Gavin Blair, Tyler Day, Hunter Dixson. Jayden Hughes, Jackson Javurek, and Aidan McPhail.
Key players from this year on Greenwich included quarterback and defensive back Jessie Kuzmich, Sophomore running back and linebacker Matt Conlin, linebacker and lineman Gavin Blair, and running back and linebacker Aidan McPhail.
Key returning players for Greenwich include Conlin, Dutch Hamilton, and Colin Hughes.
Congratulations on a great season and thank you for allowing us to follow you guys on this great journey. Also, Congratulations to the seniors, and we wish you nothing but luck for the rest of the year and in the future.