Football: WLA pummels past North Fondy

Football: WLA pummels past North Fondy


Football: WLA pummels past North Fondy


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Winnebago Lutheran 54, North Fond du Lac 0: The Vikings racked up 365 yards on the ground as they shutout the Orioles in a Flyway contest played in Fond du Lac.

The Vikings got 113 yards and two touchdowns on eight carries from Noah Westphal and two more touchdowns from Mitch McFarlane. McFarlane also caught a 39-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Eric Schmitz in the first quarter.

After taking a 21-0 first quarter lead, Austin Burton and McFarlane each scored in the second to make it 38-0 at the half. Schimtz finished with 60 yards passing and a TD and added a score on the ground.

“We were able to hit on all cylinders, it was a great team effort,” WLA coach John Boggs said. “We came out explosive on offense running the ball and setting the tone early.”

Caleb Catt led North Fondy with 65 yards on 19 carries.

North Fond du Lac0 0 0 0 — 0

Winnebago Lutheran21 14 7 12 — 54

Scoring summary:

WLA — Eric Schmitz 39 pass to Mitch McFarlane (Mason Herkstroeter kick).

WLA — Schmitz 26 run (Herkstroeter kick).

WLA— McFarlane 54 run (Herkstroeter kick).

WLA— Austin Burton 60 run (Herkstroeter kick).

WLA— McFarlane 15 run (Herkstroeter kick).

WLA— Noah Westphal 66 run (Herkstroeter kick).

WLA— Westphal 7 run (kick failed).

WLA — Ryan Cole 10 run (kick failed).

Team stats


First downs15 14

Total yards414 117

Rushing24-365 38-123

Passes (C-A-I)3-7-0 2-5-0

Passing yards60 11

Fumbles0-0 0-0

Individual leaders

Rushing: WLA— Noah Westphal 8-113-2; Mitch McFarlane 2-69-2; Austin Burton 2-69-1. NFDL — Caleb Catt 19-65.

Passing: WLA— Eric Schmitz 3-7-60-1. NFDL — Drew Patel 2-5-11.

Receiving: WLA— McFarlane 1-39-1.


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