ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Underwood used a strong early lead to see off Nicollet 34-21 Friday night at Roseville High School in a nine-man state football game.
Underwood scored the game’s first 14 points before Nicollet rallied to tie the score at 14 heading into halftime. Each team scored a touchdown in the third quarter before Underwood scored 13 points in the fourth to cement the victory.
Underwood (8-3) will battle Ely in a nine-man state semifinal game next week. Nicollet finishes its season 10-1 after suffering its first loss the season.