Despite loss to Class 2A No. 10 Waukon, Class 1A No. 3 Warriors still lead district
Tuesday, October 09, 2012 3:05 AM
Moving out of district play, the Class 1A No. 3 South Winn football team (6-1, 4-0) took Friday night at Class 2A No. 10 Waukon (6-1, 3-1) as a chance to get some underclassmen on the field.
Head Coach Jason Ohrt meets with the Warriors during a time out from a recent game. The final regular season home game is Friday against MFL. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
With most of the regulars taking the majority of the night off, the Warriors fell 45-6.
"We knew going in this was going to be a difficult football game. We used this game as an opportunity to play all our kids and take a look at some players in multiple positions," said Head Coach Jason Ohrt.
The Warriors are still in the lead in the district race with a 10.25 points differential. Sumner-Fredericksburg is in second with a 9.25 points differential.
Building a lead
Waukon got on the board first. The second score came when quarterback Joshua Thorson hit the open receiver, making it 13-0 in the first quarter.
Keeping things going in the second, Thorson flipped the ball to Austen Troendle, who dodged Warrior defenders into the end zone and the 20-0 lead. A safety made it 22-0. By halftime, it was 37-0.
South Winn's only score of the night came on a Jared Schroeder rush in the third quarter.
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