Prep football: Bemidji 31, Sartell 28

Prep football: Bemidji 31, Sartell 28


Prep football: Bemidji 31, Sartell 28




BEMIDJI Sartell had the ball at Bemidji’s 3-yard line with 14 seconds left, but a fourth-and-1 pass attempt fell short and Bemidji came away with the win.

Linaes Whiting kicked a go-ahead 25-yard field goal with 1:44 left in the game to give Bemidji the lead. Sartell scored 14 points in the fourth quarter.

Chris Belling threw for 239 yards and two touchdowns to lead Sartell. Jake Lieberg finished with 206 yards receiving for the Sabres.

First quarter

B — Alex Vollen 65 run (Whiting kick)

S — John Schmidt 82 kick return (run failed)

B — Logan Hatfield 49 run (Whiting kick)

Second quarter

S — Lieberg 49 pass from Belling (Schmidt run)

Third quarter

B — Hatfield 6 run (Whiting kick)

Fourth quarter

S — Lieberg 17 pass from Belling (pass failed)

S — Ethan Stark 65 fumble return (Logan Anding pass from Belling)

B — Vollen 64 pass from Jalin Rose (Whiting kick)

B — Whiting 25 field goal

Individual statistics

Rushing yards: S — Schmidt 97, Belling 3; B — Vollen 131, Hatfield 179, Rose 90, Nathan Gubbels 60.

Passing: S — Belling 17-26-0-239; B — Rose 3-8-1-80.

Recieving: S — Brandan Walz 1-3, Anding 1-12, Matt Immelman 1-10, Carter Olson 1-6, Schmidt 1-7, Lieberg 11-206, Blake Weber 1-6; B — Grant Kapaun 1-7, Vollen 2-73.


More USA TODAY High School Sports
Prep football: Bemidji 31, Sartell 28
I found this story on USA TODAY High School Sports and wanted to share it with you: %link% For more high school stories, stats and videos, visit