Slideshow: Ridgefield’s Mastery Over Wilton Continues

Ridgefield punter Kurt Monahan reaches up for a high snap. (Photo: Mark Conrad)

One of the most unique and surprising streaks continued today with the Ridgefield football team’s 21-6 win over Wilton.

The Tigers are now 21-0-1 in the series during the last 22 meetings, spanning 25 years.

Trailing 7-0, the Warriors’ Kyle Phillips scored on a 3-yard run early in the fourth quarter. Their bid to take the lead with a two-point conversion was denied.

The Tigers (3-3) answered with quarterback Owen Mathews throwing a 26-yard touchdown pass to Gianni Gorham. Jack Englert closed out the scoring with just over one minute left.

Wilton’s Michael Coffey leaps up to make a catch. (Photo: Mark Conrad)

Ridgefield took a 7-0 lead in the first quarter when Mathews connected with Gorham on a 33-yard play.

Wilton is now 3-3.

Here is a slideshow of photos by Mark Conrad.

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