Miami-Dade High Schools

Miami High rallies past Palmetto for 28-21 win

Miami High scored three touchdowns in the final six-plus minutes as Marcelo Rodriguez scored on a 9-yard run with 52 seconds left to cap a furious rally and win 28-21. Palmetto led 21-0 after Hugh Lowson scored in the third.

Keyshawn Young rushed for a 1-yard touchdown with 18 seconds left in the third, caught an 82-yard touchdown from Murphy Theodore with 6:19 left and threw a 73-yard touchdown pass to Desmond Fairell with 4:02 left.

TOP TWO

Keyshawn Young: Had three touchdowns.

Lowson: The quarterback set up one touchdown with a 50-yard scamper up the middle.

THEY SAID IT

“We just kept on believing.”

— Rodriguez

STEVE GORTEN

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