Aquinas football team celebrates WIAA State title in La Crosse with fellow students, community

The Blugolds beat Mayville Thursday during the WIAA Division Five State Football Championships 28 to 26.

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – The Aquinas football team is back in La Crosse with new hardware.

The Blugolds beat Mayville Thursday during the WIAA Division Five State Football Championships 28 to 26.

Today, students and fans took time to celebrate during as rally at the school.

Quarterback Jackson Flottmeyer says its a special day for more than just the team.

“Today is very special, because not only do we get to celebrate with the team, but we get to celebrate with the school and our parents and everyone that has contributed to the team over the past few years. I know a few alumni were here, I think that’s very special,” said Aquinas quarterback Jackson Flottmeyer.

It’s the school’s first football state title since 2007.

We have highlights and more reaction from yesterday’s big win on our sports page.