The Boston Latin Academy Dragons and O’Bryant Tigers will face off in a Varsity Boys Football championship playoff game on Thursday, November 23, 2023, at 10:00 AM at O’Bryant School Math/Science in Roxbury, Massachusetts.
What it is: Varsity Boys Football
Matchup: Boston Latin Academy Dragons vs O’Bryant Tigers
Game Type: Playoff
Time: Thursday Nov 23, 2023, 10:00 AM (Local Time)
Locations: O’Bryant School Math/Science – (MA)
Live Stream: Watch here
The Dragons are coming off a dominant 42-7 victory over the Snowden International School in the semifinals, while the Tigers advanced to the championship game with a 28-14 win over the West Roxbury Rams.
This is the first time that the two teams have met in the playoffs since 2016, when the Dragons defeated the Tigers 21-14.
The Dragons are led by a strong offense that is averaging 32 points per game this season. Senior quarterback Michael Jones has thrown for 1,800 yards and 18 touchdowns, while junior running back Jaquan Williams has rushed for 1,200 yards and 15 touchdowns.
The Tigers are also a high-powered offense, averaging 28 points per game this season. Senior quarterback Isaiah Thomas has thrown for 1,500 yards and 15 touchdowns, while junior wide receiver Antonio Smith has caught 50 passes for 800 yards and 10 touchdowns.
The defense will also be key in this game. The Dragons have a strong pass defense, led by senior cornerback Marcus Johnson, who has intercepted six passes this season. The Tigers have a stout run defense, led by junior linebacker Jamal Brown, who has 100 tackles this season.
This is a highly anticipated matchup between two of the top teams in Massachusetts high school football. The winner of this game will be crowned the state champion.