Timber Creek captures Group 4 crown in high-scoring affair

Junior quarterback Dan Williams threw five touchdown passes as Timber Creek won its second straight South Jersey title with a 57-27 victory over Kingsway in the Group 4 title game Saturday night at Rowan.

Williams, who became the Chargers' starter midway in the season, was 16-for-20 passing for 261 yards. The son of Eagles assistant coach Ted Williams completed his final seven passes and was 8-for-9 in the second half with four touchdown passes.

Senior Kevin Casey caught seven passes for 159 yards and three touchdowns for Timber Creek (10-2), the No. 2 team in The Inquirer Top 10.

Senior Zaire Williams, a West Virginia recruit, carried 17 times for 114 yards and two touchdowns for Timber Creek, which won its final eight games. The Chargers were undefeated in October, November and December after going 2-2 in September.

Senior defensive end Dajaun Drennon, a North Carolina recruit, had three sacks for Timber Creek.

Timber Creek won the South Jersey Group 3 title with a 12-0 record in 2011. The Chargers moved up to Group 4 this season when the NJSIAA created a Group 5 for football.

Junior Ray Lawry ran 18 times for 164 yards and two touchdowns and caught a 23-yard touchdown pass for Kingsway, which finished with an 8-4 record.

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