Soba, Vikes Still on Roll
WESTFORD -- With two games left before the MIAA playoffs begin, the Nashoba Tech football team has put itself in strong position.
The Vikings rolled to a 28-6 win over Minuteman on Thursday night on their home field and improved to 4-1 on the season.
Junior quarterback Jose Soba completed 11-of-17 passes for 149 yards and two touchdowns for NT. Junior Tyler Alden was responsible for 107 of those yards and he also hauled in an 8-yard TD pass. Soba connected with Randy Delva on a 19-yard score.
Senior Eli Norton paced the ground game with 113 yards on 19 rushes, and a 7-yard TD run to put the Vikings up 8-0 in the second quarter. Norton also played well at defensive end.
Luke McKenna added a 3-yard touchdown run and had a sack on defense.
After Minuteman (1-3) scored to make it 8-6, Nashoba Tech scored the game’s final 20 points.
NASHOBA TECH 28, MINUTEMAN 6
Minuteman (1-3) 0 6 0 0 -- 6
Nashoba Tech (4-1) 0 15 7 6 -- 28
NT: Eli Norton 7 run (Ryan Pearson run)
M: Ngor Manyang 1 run (conversion failed)
NT: Randy Delva 19 pass from Jose Soba (Delva kick)
NT: Luke McKenna 3 run (Delva kick)
NT: Tyler Alden 8 pass from Soba (kick blocked)
Rushing: NT, Eli Norton 19-113, Jose Soba 9-42, Luke McKenna 6-20, Tyler Alden 1-5.
Passing: NT, Jose Soba 11-17-0, 149 yards.
Receiving: NT, Tyler Alden 7-107, Randy Delva 1-19, Brent Robinson 1-17, Eli Norton 2-6.