Axtell Dominates Silver Lake 51-0 for Homecoming Win 

Axtell was dominant from start to finish in its 51-0 win over Silver Lake at Axtell on September 16. The Cats evened their record at 2-2 and will travel to Lawrence-Nelson on September 23. 

Scoring on six of seven first half possessions, Axtell went right to work, taking the opening kickoff 65 yards in 11 plays with Jake Halvorsen scoring on a 19-yard run. Quarterback Carson Lindau ran in the two-point conversion and at 7:32 the Cats led 8-0. 

The next time Axtell got the ball it took just four plays to go 35 yards, the clincher was an Elijah Bergstrom 14-yard TD reception from Lindau. Halvorsen’s conversion run made it 16-0 at 3:53. 

see September 21 Courier for full story