The Durham A youth football squad lost to New Hartford 30-0 in the Rose Bowl championship. The Falcons fought a hard battle, and Dalton Sisk led the rushing attack. Jim Ahern, Sisk and Hunter Matus all took snaps at quarterback.
With the loss, the Falcons concluded a successful season that included a playoff victory. Coach Peter Ladas, also a coach at Coginchaug, said he was “very proud of the consistent effort and perseverance the boys showed all season” and he looks forward to working with these young players for years to come.
The Falcons football and cheer program is part of the Connecticut Youth Football League (CTYFL) and has athletes age 5-15 from Durham, Middlefield, Wallingford and Middletown.