In the regular season meeting between these 2 teams Trinity defeated Monadnock 16-7. But this time Trinity won 43-7, and it was 43-0 when the Pioneers took their starters out.
This game was actually scoreless after 1 quarter of play. But then Trinity scored 3 touchdowns in the 2nd quarter, and 3 more in the 3rd quarter, dominating Monadnock in all 3 phases of the game. They held Jesse Lieby (one of the state's leading rushers) to just 40 yards on 13 carries. They allowed just 1 first down the entire 1st half. And offensively Ryan Carrier had 103 yards rushing and 2 TD's, Josh Hughes had 67 yards and a TD and Adam Chambers had 60 yards rushing a 1 TD (also had an interception on defense.
Trinity (the #1 seed in D-IV and undefeated on the season) advances to the D-IV championship game, where they will take on #2 seed Plymouth. The Bobcats defeated Laconia on Saturday 21-14 in the other semi-final.