Annual regular season clash between arch-rivals Bishop Hendricken and La Salle Academy went to the No. 1 Hawks Friday night. The Hawks got out to a 28-0 lead and never looked back in 28-14 win that keeps Hendricken, the state’s defending Division I champs, at No. 1.
Q1 | All @HendrickenHawks after one quarter of play, 21-0 Hawks.— YurView New England (@YurViewNE) October 4, 2019
Hendricken's first score come on a quarterback keeper from Thomas Comella.
Comella found his brother Nicholas Comella for an 11-yard gain that set up the score. pic.twitter.com/Alf8mvmbuB
Since 2000, Hendricken and La Salle have won 12 of 19 Super Bowl championship games. And, one of the two has won the Division I championship during the last nine seasons.
In 2017, La Salle beat the Hawks for the state title, which snapped Hendricken’s run of seven straight state championships.
High School Football America Rhode Island Top 5
No. 1 Bishop Hendricken (4-0), LW: #1
No. 2 La Salle Academy (3-1), LW: #2
No. 3 Cranston West (3-1), LW: #3
No. 4 East Greenwich (4-0), LW: #4
No. 5 North Kingstown (3-1), LW: #5
Editor’s Note: The High School Football America national, regional and state rankings are developed using our proprietary algorithm.