Middies, Gryphons Roundup: Dracut Pounds Greater Lowell, 40-0
Nov 08, 2016 11:30AM
● By Bill Gilman
The Dracut High football team didn't make the North Sectional playoffs and there may be a few teams breathing a sigh of relief.
The Middies (5-4) have really hit their stride over the second half of the season and put together their most complete game of the season Friday night with a 40-0 pounding of Greater Lowell Tech.
Quarterback Mike Levasseur continued his exceptional senior season, rushing for three more touchdowns to power the Dracut offense.
Levasseur got things going right out of the gate with a 61-yard touchdown run on Dracut's first play from scrimmage. He later added a 33-yard touchdown run, as the Middies raced rto a 13-0 lead.
David Choate, enjoying a fine senior season in his own right, added a 7-yard touchdown run to make it 19-0 at halftime.
In the third quarter, it was Levasseur from 37 yards out on the option keeper to make it 26-0 and the rout was on.
handoff and finding some room. The play would go for 37 yards and sophomore Kyle Durkin's kick would make it 26-0 with 8:36 to go in the third.
Choate added his second touchdown of the game with a 26-yard scamper.
Sophomore Devin Lambert capped the scoring in the fourth quarter with a 47-yard touchdown pass to freshman Jakob Rivers.
Not to be lost in the offensive barrage was the play of the Dracut defense. Nik Carter led the Middies D with a pair of interceptions.
Division 2 North Sectional
Woburn 1, Dracut 0
Methuen 3, Dracut 0
Dracut couldn't keep up with a strong Methuen squad, falling in straight sets. Set scores were 25-19, 25-9, 25-17.
Erin McMeniman led Dracut with 12 kills and 10 digs. Jenna Frasier had 5 kills and 4 blocks. Logan McElhinney chipped in with 10 service points.