Whippets Fall To Patriots, 41-13

State-rated Adams Central topped Minden 41-13 at Kuper Field on September 10 dropping the Whippets record to 1-2. Minden travels to 0-3 Hershey on September 17 for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff. 

The Patriots struck for three first period touchdowns to build a big lead. They scored on the game’s sixth play on a 36-yard pass at 9:11. The conversion kick made it 7-0. Then at 3:48 got a seven-yard TD run but no conversion to go up 13-0. Finally, at 2:37, they scored quickly after a Minden punt on a 41-yard pass play. A successful two-point conversion run jacked the lead to 21-0. 

The Whippets countered at 8:55 of the second quarter when Carter Harsin connected with Seth Hauserman on a 41-yard scoring toss. The point-after kick was wide but AC’s advantage was trimmed to 21-6.

see September 15 Courier for full story