Swampscott running back Xaviah Bascon rushed for more than 100 yards and a touchdown in a win over Peabody Friday night at Coley Lee Field. (Item Photo: Spenser Hasak)
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Swampscott’s ‘X-factor’ lifts Big Blue football to a win over Peabody

PEABODY — It isn't how you start but how you finish, and the Swampscott football team was able to hang on for a 28-21 victory over Peabody in a Northeastern Conference bout at Coley Lee Field Friday night. 

With more than 100 yards rushing, senior Xaviah Bascon led the Big Blue in rushing and also to victory.

Head coach Bob Serino said that his running back "knows how it is" and believes he can't do it by himself.

"He complements his line and our line after the first drive sa…

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