Tre Pignone got the ball early and often and he responded to the task.
The senior standout rushed for 302 yards on the ground and four touchdowns, carrying Stoneham (2-0) to a 36-14 victory over Arlington in a Middlesex League crossover contest last night.
Darren Watson ran for 147 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries, while Jake McElroy added a pair of scores as North Andover (2-0) shut out Haverhill, 20-0, in the Merrimack Valley Conference.
In other action, Matt McCarthy ripped off a 50-yard touchdown run with less than three minutes to play as Danvers (2-0) defeated Peabody, 7-0, in the Northeastern Conference. . . . Keith Ridley completed 9-of-12 passes for 180 yards and three touchdowns as Lynn Classical (2-0) rolled to a 40-7 win over Malden.
Walker Bartkiewicz booted a game-winning 25-yard field goal late in the fourth quarter to give Newburyport (1-1) a 10-7 triumph over Ipswich in the Cape Ann League. . . . Cam Peach hauled in six receptions for 136 yards and two touchdowns to lead Hamilton-Wenham (2-0) to a 28-14 victory over North Reading.
Will Garcia ran for a career-high 304 yards and four touchdowns as Old Rochester (2-0) defeated Apponequet, 30-0, in the South Coast Conference. . . . Issac Nascimento threw for three scores and ran for a fourth as Wareham (1-1) rolled to a 40-0 win over Bourne.
Ethan Curtin ran for a pair of scores as Abington (1-1) defeated Rockland, 28-0, in the South Shore League. . . . Ben Bostrom and Bryce Griffin each ran for a pair of touchdowns as Norwell (2-0) knocked off Cohasset, 28-7.
Bryce Latosek completed 14-of-19 passes for 180 yards and four touchdowns as Millis (1-1) handled Norton, 41-21, in the Tri-Valley League. . . . Mitchell Gonser threw for three touchdowns and ran for two more, lifting Medfield (2-0) to a 43-36 victory over Ashland. . . . Ryan Kelleher completed 10-of-12 passes for 268 yards and five touchdowns as Hopkinton (2-0) coasted to a 42-0 win over Medway.
Ezra Howell returned an interception 70 yards for the game-winning score as Madison Park (1-0) defeated O’Bryant, 12-8. . . . Brandon Ortega ran for 160 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries as East Boston (2-0) defeated West Roxbury, 30-0.
Christian Keeling scored twice as West Bridgewater (1-1) beat South Shore, 36-21, in the Mayflower League.
Rob Evans was electric for Dennis-Yarmouth (2-0), racking up 121 rushing yards and two touchdowns on seven carries in a 48-28 nonleague victory over Plymouth North (1-1). . . . Calvin Johnson…