A fast second quarter was all that Episcopal Academy needed to keep its record spotless in the Inter-Ac League.
EA scored three rushing touchdowns in the second period to pick up a 35-7 win at Springside Chestnut Hill Saturday.
The Churchmen (6-2, 3-0 Inter-Ac) are more than halfway to defending their 2019 league crown with the two toughest tests remaining. Malvern Prep visits Friday, then the Churchmen travel to conclude their season against archrival Haverford School.
Na’Rome Rayborn led the offense with a rushing and a passing touchdown. On the first snap of the second quarter, the quarterback dove in from the one-yard line to open the score. Andrew McMeekin followed with a pair of rushing touchdowns, of seven and 12 yards. The second of those came with 57 seconds left in the half.
Rayborn hooked up with Bryce Cooper for a 60-yard touchdown 44 seconds into the second half. CJ Jones’ one-yard touchdown run cued the running clock.
Tyler Roberts ran for a four-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter for the Blue Devils (3-5, 0-3).