North Caroline defense outlasts Parkside, wins 7-6

RIDGELY, Md. – In a matchup of defensive heavyweights, North Caroline kept their Bayside win streak alive, downing Parkside 7-6 on Friday.

A rematch of the 2018 MPSSAA 2A East 1st Round, which North Caroline won, the Rams lead 6-0 until the beginning of the fourth quarter, but a blocked extra point would prove to be the difference.

Parkside would have a chance with 5:00 to go in the fourth to take the lead on a field goal, but North Caroline soared in for the block, keeping the Rams off the board.

For North Caroline, their lone touchdown came from Zamir Dennis, who rushed in from 6 yards out.

Up next for North Caroline (1-0), they travel to Salisbury to take on WiHi (1-0). For Parkside (0-1), they return home for a cross-state matchup with Delmar (1-0).

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