Ensworth wins fourth straight state football championship

Ensworth wins fourth straight state football championship (Image 1)

The Ensworth Tigers trailed for three quarters. but blew up in the fourth to win their fourth straight state football championship 27-10 over Memphis University School.

D'Andre Ferby scored a touchdown two minutes into the fourth quarter to cut the MUS lead to 10-7.

Ferby was the game's offensive MVP with 167 yards.

One minute later the Tigers took the lead when Thomas Freeland intercepted Blake Bennett and returned it 36 yards for a touchdown and the Tigers led the Division II-AA title game 14-10.

Donovan Sheffield returned an interception 32 yards for another Ensworth TD just seconds later. 

Sheffield capped the scoring with a six-yard touchdown run with 3:49 to play.

Ensworth finishes the season 11-1.

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