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Roy Scores 20 points In Fourth Quarter Comeback Against Rival Fremont

Roy Royals. Credit: Deseret News

ROY, Utah – In the Game Night Live game of the week, the Roy Royals came back from being 14 points down against rival Fremont by scoring 20 points in the final quarter to win the game Friday night.

The Royals took the lead with a Jaden Harris touchdown run in the final minute of the game to go up 37-31.

The Royals sealed the victory with an interception with 4 seconds left in the rivalry match-up.

 

Roy was down 14 points before overcoming the deficit to take the six-point victory. The Royals scored two touchdowns in the final two minutes of the game.

Before the fourth-quarter comeback, the Royals committed a roughing the punter penalty with 10:32 left in the game giving the Silver Wolves an automatic first down. On Fremont’s next play the scored a touchdown and converted a two-point conversion to take a 31-17 lead.

Both teams scored in each quarter of the game.

Roy QB Jaxson Dart threw for 2 touchdowns in the victory.

Fremont QB Mitch Stratford had 3 touchdown passes in the loss.