NHIAA Football: Exeter prevails over Winnacunnet in OT epic
Exeter took a 35-28 lead on fullback Jay Inzenga's 1-yard run on fourth down in OT. Winnacunnet scored on its overtime possession when quarterback Ing Hao Veasna connected with Collin Witt for a 7-yard TD pass. Winnacunnet called a timeout after the TD, and then sophomore kicker Max Chaykowsky's PAT attempt was wide left.
Inzenga gained 280 yards on 25 carries and scored three touchdowns to help Exeter raise its Division I record to 3-0. The Blue Hawks were the No. 1 team in last week's Union Leader/WGIR/WMUR Power Poll.
It looked like Exeter had wrapped up the victory when Inzenga scored his second touchdown on a 58-yard TD run with 2:25 to play. The touchdown plus Matt Oppici's fourth point-after kick gave Exeter a 28-14 lead with 2:25 remaining.
"For us to come out on top is certainly pleasing, but we're not anywhere near where we need to be."
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