Vance Matthews scored on an 85-yard punt return to put Lower Cape May on the board in the second quarter of a nonleague game, won y Cape Henlopen (Del.) on Saturday.

The Caper Tigers' second touchdown came later in the second quarter on a 60-yard pass by Matt Mulligan to Jordan Hazel.

Lower and Cape Henlopen play each year for the Commissioner's Cup.

The schools, located at opposite ends of the Cape May-Lewes Ferry, fight for the trophy presented by the Delaware River and Bay Authority.

Cape Henlopen's Jerome Johnson ran for three touchdowns, including a 45-yard run to open scoring.

Lower Cape May 0 14 0 0-14

Cape Henlopen 6 14 6 6-32


CH-Johnson 45 run (kick failed)


CH-Johnson 38 run (kick failed)

LCM-Matthews 85 punt return (kick failed)

CH-Dmiterchek 15 pass from McDowell (Mohr run)

LCM-Hazel 60 pass from Mulligan (Holden run)


CH-Johnson 7 run (kick failed)


CH-Saez 25 pass from McDowell (kick failed)

Records-Lower 1-1; Cape Henlopen 2-0.