SCHENECTADY, NY (NEWS10) — Schenectady hosted Amsterdam on Friday night, as both teams kicked off their seasons.

Both the Patriots and the Rams moved the ball well in the first quarter but weren’t able to punch it in. That changed in the second quarter when Nikolas Sanchez punched in a QB sneak to give the Patriots a 6-0 lead.

Amsterdam responded with a quarterback rushing touchdown of their own, as Jhai Vellon scampered in for a 10-yard score. A successful two-point conversion gave the Rams an 8-6 lead at the half.

The Rams rattled off 32 unanswered points, on their way to a 32-6 win on the road against Schenectady.