Pelham’s Derek Muise, left, facing, and quarterback Jake Travis, holding the football, celebrate the team’s 35-6 win over Souhegan Saturday in the Division II NHIAA championship at Bedford High.

BEDFORD — Run through defenders. That’s what Alex Carroll and his fellow Pelham High running backs are all about.

After two years of running through Division III, Pelham did the same after moving up this fall.

Pelham's Herrling, back stronger than ever, leads the charge