Lutheran rallies late, tops Algoma

Lutheran rallies late, tops Algoma


Lutheran rallies late, tops Algoma


Trailing 14-13 entering the fourth quarter, Manitowoc Lutheran’s Ethan Hillmer scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 27-yard run to give the Lancers the 19-14 home win on Friday night.

Peter Menges led Lutheran by rushing 20 times for 107 yards as well as notching the Lancers’ first touchdown on a 1-yard run in the first quarter. Also for Lutheran, Eric Habermann rushed 10 times for 56 yards.

Hillmer also put the Lancers up 13-0 with his 25-yard strike to Jordon Blattler to make it a two-score game at the end of the first quarter. Hillmer was 5 of 13 for 84 yards.

Algoma scored two unanswered touchdowns before the Lancers pulled ahead at the end.

Algoma 0 7 7 0 14
Manitowoc Lutheran 13 0 0 6 19

First quarter

ML – Peter Menges 14-yard run (David Menk PAT)

ML – Ethan Hillmer 25-yard pass to Jordon Blattler (PAT failed)

Second quarter

A – Sam Koss 5-yard run (Koss PAT)

Third quarter

A – Eliot Prokrash 60-yard pass to Andrew Gorz (Koss PAT)

Fourth quarter

ML – Ethan Hillmer 27-yard run (2-point no good)

First downs 12 16
Total Net Yards 164 317
Rushes-Yards 35-52 49-233
Passing 112 84
Comp-Att-Int 9-24-0 5-13-0
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 2-1
Penalties-Yards 3-15 2-20

Individual statistics

Rushing — Algoma, Sam Koss 17-35. Manitowoc Lutheran, Jordon Blattler 7-61, Peter Menges 20-107, Eric Habermann 10-56.

Passing — Algoma, Eliot Prokash 9-24-0-112. Manitowoc Lutheran, Ethan Hillmer 5-13-0-84.

Receiving — Algoma, Andrew Gorz 4-99, Alex Mura 1-24. Manitowoc Lutheran, Jordon Blattler 1-25, Eric Habermann 2-41.

Southern Door 31, Valders 21

Tied 21-21 entering the third, Valders allowed host Southern Door to score 10 points in the final frame for the loss.

The Vikings trailed 7-0 after the first quarter but answered in the second quarter with a 2-yard touchdown run by Brandon Ertel and a 36-yard touchdown pass from Forest Fenlon to Trenton Sundsmo.

Tied 14-14 at halftime, the teams exchanged touchdowns in the third.

Ertel rushed 19 times for 116 yards while Fenlon was 9 of 19 for 114 yards. Sudsma 4-52 led Valders in receiving with four catches for 52.

Valders 0 14 7 0 21
Southern Door 7 7 7 10 31

First quarter

SD: Matt Rollins 34 yard pass from Mitch Neubauer (Keegan Kroening kick)

Second quarter

V: Brandon Ertl 2 yard run (Nati Lehman kick)

V: Trenton Sundsma 36 yard pass from Forest Fenlon (Lehman kick)

SD: Dillon Pizzala 23 yard pass from Mitch Neubaer (Kroening kick)

Third quarter

V: Paxton Korslin 12 yard run (Lehman kick)

SD: Cal McCarty 34 yard pass from Neubauer (Kroening kick)

Fourth quarter

SD: Kroening 40 yard field goal

SD: Drew Klaubauf 67 yard pass from Mitch Neubauer (Kroening kick)

Individual statistics

Rushing — Valders, Brandon Ertl 19-116. Southern Door, Luke Spude 5-31.

Passing — Valders, Forest Fenlon 9-19–114. Southern Door, Mitchell Neubauer 15-20-0-264.

Receiving — Valders, Trenton Sudsma 4-52. Southern Door, Drew Klaubauf 2-78, Matt Rollin 6-74.


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