Falcons Defeat Dragons

Wilcox-Hildreth wrapped up its season on a winning note downing Deshler 56-19. The Falcons finished 4-4 with all the losses coming against playoff teams. The four-year record for the seniors was 24-13, including the 12-0 state championship season of 2018. This year’s seniors were Logan Knaus, Robert Richmond, Keegan Linden, Chase Johnson and Isaac Portillo. 

W-H led 24-0 after the first quarter. Gaige Ritner had TD runs of 51, 65 and five and Knaus converted all three PAT kicks. 

In the second period, Keegan Linden ran three yards for one TD and Ritner went 56 yards for another. Knaus was good on both conversion kicks and at halftime the Falcons were up 40-0. 

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