Published November 21. 2012 7:00PM Updated November 21. 2012 8:50PM
Montville, which needed a victory to keep its Class M football playoff hopes alive, did its part, defeating St. Bernard/Norwich Tech 43-0 in their annual Thanksgiving Eve game.
The Indians are 8-2, but need some help from others on Thanksgiving Day to earn a playoff spot.
In another local Thanksgiving Eve game, Valley Regional/Old Lyme defeated Haddam-Killingworth 42-12 to finish the season 7-3.