Marblehead quarterback Joshua Robertson threw for a touchdown and rushed for another in Friday’s Division 3 quarterfinal win over Masconomet. (Item Photo: Spenser Hasak)

Top-seeded Marblehead football continues magic run to Division 3 playoffs

MARBLEHEAD — The No. 1 Marblehead football team continued its journey to the Division 3 Super Bowl, as it defeated No. 8 Masconomet Chieftains by a score of 21-7 Friday night at Piper Field. 

For the majority of the first quarter, both defenses showed their skill. Both Marblehead and Masconomet had its first two drives end in three-and-outs. The Magicians' defense came out on top, as senior Craig Michalowski picked off junior Masconomet quarterback Matt Richardson to seal the game with more than four minutes left in the fourth quarter.

Marblehead head coach Jim Rudloff, while pleased with the win, wasn't thrilled after the game.

"We saw in the first half our team looked OK," he said. "We struggled in t…

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