JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The football teams at Ponte Vedra and Atlantic Coast are both coming off winning seasons in 2010. On Thursday night, the Sharks and Stingrays met in a spring football game.
Atlantic Coast scored the first points of the night thanks to a 46-yard field goal from Bennett Blanton. Ponte Vedra answered with a 39-yard touchdown run from Cole Mazza in the second quarter. The rising junior running back had 110 yards on 16 carries.
Atlantic Coast answered with a 67 yard touchdown pass from Brandon Finkley to Nicholas Neal. The Stingrays led 10-7 at halftime.
In the second half, both teams emptied their benches to allow backups and junior varsity players to get some experience. The game ended in a 17-17 tie.