Oakes @ Northern Cass
Oakes 46 @ Northern Cass 37
Oakes bolted to a 34-0 second quarter lead, then used reserves the rest of the way in a 46-37 victory over Northern Cass Friday night at Northern Cass.
The Tornadoes’ Adler Paeper intercepted a Julian Leichterberg pass on the first play of the game and returned it 45 yards for an Oakes touchdown. Paeper would later catch two touchdown passes from Xavier Vossler. Marcus Garza scored a pair of first half touchdowns for Oakes, one on a run and one on a pass.
Northern Cass got on the board midway through the second quarter as Leichterberg scored on a 39 yard run. Before the end of the half, Leichterberg threw a 50 yard touchdown pass to Andrew Schenck.
In the second half, Leichterberg ran for another touchdown and Reed Volden rushed for a pair of fourth quarter scores.
Oakes finishes the regular season with an 8-1 record and prepares for a Class B playoff game next week.
Northern Cass ends the season with a 1-8 record.