Clockwide from left, quarterback Riley Schaefer gets bottled up by a trio of Mason defenders. Middle left, Darius Brooks accounted for the first Thorndale touchdown from five yards out on the first possession of the game. Top left, Dylan Bankston mirrors head coach Brent Brevard as they signal in plays to Schaefer. Top middle, former Thorndale head coach and current Mason head coach Kade Burns consoled Thorndale players, here Sterling Kothmann. Top right, Seth Barker (17) trots off the field after returning a kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown to keep the Bulldogs in the game. Middle right, Price Miller (22) and Daniel Avila surround Mason’s Luis Castillo. Bottom right, Keon Mays goes airborne to haul in an 14-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter. Above, noseguard Fabien Gomez stretches out in an attempt to block a field goal.