Falcons Fall To Dragons

Wilcox-Hildreth’s football season concluded at 4-4 as Deshler topped the Falcons 45-12 at Hildreth on October 23. It was the final game for five seniors— Lane Lieb, Gavin Sheen, Jayden Bauer, Triston Nicks and Trey Wenburg. 

Deshler got the contest’s first points on a 14-yard TD run. W-H responded with Lieb hauling in a pass from Bauer that covered 70 yards for a touchdown. The Dragons then got a two-yard TD run to close the first quarter scoring with Deshler on top 12-6.

In the decisive second period the Dragons scored three TDs and two one-point conversions. Their touchdowns came from an 18-yard pass play and runs of two and three. Deshler’s 20 points in the quarter moved them ahead at halftime 32-6. 

for full story see October 28 Courier