In a heated double overtime battle, the Summerville Green Wave beat Fort Dorchester for the 5A Region 8 Title on Monday night at Fort Dorchester.
The game started out fully in the Patriots’ favor.
They scored three touchdowns in a row following an opening drive field goal to lead 25-0 in the second quarter.
Right before the half, the Green Wave had an answer with a touchdown run from KJ Rollins.
Shortly after they had another touchdown from Johnathan Bennett to KJ Rollins who then threw it to Brody Hopkins.
At the half, the Patiots led 25-14.
No scoring in the third quarter, but the fourth got intersting. Summerville took the lead then we went into overtime tied at 32.
The first overtime gave each team a field goal.
Then in double OT, the Fort scored a touchdown and kicked the PAT.
Summerville quarterback Johnathan Bennett scored for the Greenwave’s touchdown, and then they went for two and converted to give them the 43-42 win over Fort Dorchester.
The loss is Fort Dorchester’s first to a lowcountry team since 2014