FALL HZ OPEN
Good evening....I'm Gregg Wavrunek.
And I'm Charlie Clifford.
For a lot of teams.
the season really gets going tonight with conference
play opening up.
It takes no time for big M-V-C rivals' paths to cross.
Two-and-oh Onalaska at one-and-one, and defending
M-V-C co-champ Holmen.
fans all pumped up for this one tonight.
First half -- it's Holmen's big guys up front and
Seth Wilson -- and I mean it's all Vikings.
Wilson scores from 21.
and opening minutes second quarter -- that's 53.
It's 21-7 at half.
Wilson ran for a buck 28 and those two scores.
Also had an interception.
But heleaves with an injury -- doesn't return in the
And Onalaska's offense wakes up.
Noah Skifton in there at quarterback - to Tyler Hughes
And after an onside kick.
This is quick.
Brayton Duin - to Jalen Sample.
Sample's second score.
2-point coversion -- good.
Holmen knew where this play was going and Sample just
downright makes a play.
7 catches, 183 yards -- Purple Pilot out.
Big run late from Nathan Lubinsky.
That right there is your final.
The other reigning conference co-champ Logan opens
up M-V-C play at Tomah.
Timberwolves trailing by 10 with the clock winding
down in the first half.
Logan gets a hand on a field goal try and takes the
lead to the break.
Into the second half we go...
Logan faces 4th and goal .
when Trey Davis takes it in himself for the score.
Rangers up 26-10.
Timberwolves trying to make a comeback...
But Christian Kapanke jumps the route .
and takes it to the house for a pick-6.
West Salem two-and-oh to open up the year.
home opener tonight facing Central.
2nd half action....
Central in the RED Zone going for it on 4th down.
but the Panthers Conner Dunn is there for the stop.
panthers lead 24-7.
more from the Panthers d.
Matthew Bigley with the sack for a big loss.
to the 4th....Panthers looking for more.
Ryan Bernie trying to make something happen ..
but he coughs up the football.
Centrals Eddie Miller dives on it...Central ball
no scoring in the 2nd half
Sparta one of our many area teams missing the playoffs
last year and starting off two-and-oh.
tonight they travel to face Aquinas.
Pick this up in the 3rd quarter.
Sparta's Ryan Wisniewski keeps it off tackle for the
1 yard score.
Spartans up 23....
Still in the 3rd.
fakes the hand off and keeps it himself for 7 yards
and the touchdown.
they're up 30...
Opening minute of the 4th.
Sparta's Gregory Jacobs takes the handoff 1 yard for
the TD to extend the lead to 37...
Opening night of Friday night football for Minnesota
That includes the defending Class two-a state champions.
Caledonia traveling to La Crescent.
Pick this up in the first quarter.
Caledonia's Owen King finds Andrew Goergen up the
middle from 17 yards out.
Warriors up 7....
Later in the first.
King rolling right and finds Goergen again.
this time a 9 yard score.
They're up 14.
Still int he 1st.
Warriors showing some defense.
Mitchell Bechtel steps in the passing lane and has
a clear view to the end zone.
On to the 2nd.
and it's more from Caledonia.
Order up the same combo.
King to Goergen.
12 yards and the touchdown to go up 28-0.
Andrew Goergen 6 catches 104 yards recieving
La Crecsent 14
More Minnesota scores....
Rochester Century 12
Blooming Prairie 6
Spring Grove 70
Still a couple of weeks of nonconference play for
Coulee conference teams.
Viroqua hosting Prairie du Chien.
PDR's Ethan Swiggum
Cuts back hes got one man to beat
but Steve Diehl forces the fumble at the 5
Later in the quarter
4th down Viroqua looking to punt
PDR gets a hand on it
2 minutes to go last chance for Viroqua
Pass is complete but Corey Check makes the tackle