Watertown secures top seed in MIAA Division 3 North playoffs

Raiders beat Stoneham in overtime to improve to 6-1

Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
Deon Smith (7) awaits the snap in Watertown's 16-8 overtime win in Stoneham on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.

Elizabeth Allen, Raider Times staff

John Korte scored in overtime as the Watertown High football team won, 16-8, in Stoneham on a rainy Saturday afternoon, Oct. 22, 2016.

With the victory, the Raiders improved to 6-1 and secured the top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.

Watertown will host No. 8 seed Austin Prep (2-5) on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, at Victory Field starting at 7 p.m.

Bryan Canales (55) and Gautam Mannan (62) helped Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
Bryan Canales (55) and Gautam Mannan (62) helped Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Cyril Brutus (10), Isaac Huff (5), and Yoseph Hamad (13) helped Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
Cyril Brutus (10), Isaac Huff (5), and Yoseph Hamad (13) helped Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
John Korte (11) scored in overtime to help Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
John Korte (11) scored in overtime to help Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Mange Camara (21) helped Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
Mange Camara (21) helped Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Deon Smith (7), Zach Rimsa (33), and Yoseph Hamad (13) got down and dirty to help Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
Deon Smith (7), Zach Rimsa (33), and Yoseph Hamad (13) got down and dirty to help Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
It was impossible for Chris Peterson (63) and the rest of the Raiders to stay dry while beating host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Watertown improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
It was impossible for Chris Peterson (63) and the rest of the Raiders to stay dry while beating host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Watertown improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Zach Rimsa (33) did a little bit of everything, including long snapping, as Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.
Raider Times photo / Elizabeth Allen
Zach Rimsa (33) did a little bit of everything, including long snapping, as Watertown beat host Stoneham, 16-8, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. With the win, Raiders improved to 6-1 and earned a top seed in the MIAA Division 3 North playoffs.

–Oct. 23, 2016–