By Skip Pearlman
The Haldane High School football team continued to roll over opponents last week, shutting down Rye Neck, 42-16, on Oct. 13.
The Blue Devils (5-1) got another big game from senior Sam Giachinta (214 yards, two touchdowns, two sacks), and sophomore Darrin Santos rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns. Thomas Percacciolo had a 21-yard score, and quarterback Dan Santos had a running TD and completed five of his six attempts for 63 yards.
The Blue Devils play today (Oct. 19) at Valhalla. After a week off, they will face Tuckahoe on Nov. 3 at Mahopac High School for the Section 1, Class D championship. Tuckahoe is ranked No. 13 in Class D in the state, and Haldane is No. 15, the first time the Blue Devils have been ranked since 2011.
Photos by Kim Giachinta