Falcons Fall On Road To Red Cloud

Fourth-ranked Red Cloud handled Wilcox-Hildreth 63-8 on October 2 at Red Cloud dropping the Falcons to 3-2. Next up for W-H is a home contest with Silver Lake on October 9. 

The Warriors led 20-0 after one quarter on two short runs, a 32-yard pass and one conversion kick. In the second period, Trey Wenburg hauled in a 12-yard TD pass from Jayden Bauer and Logan Knaus booted the conversion cutting Red Cloud’s lead to 20-8. Then before intermission the Warriors got two more TDs—a 24-yard pass and a 21-yard run— and two more conversion kicks to lead at halftime 36-8. 

The lone scoring in the third period was a 14-yard TD run by Red Cloud bringing the score to 42-8 after three. 

see October 7 Courier for full story