Sports

Emmetsburg Football Outlasts Storm Lake

Fri 8-28-2015 []

The Emmetsburg E'hawk football team scored 2 touchdowns in the 1st quarter and held on to beat Storm Lake 35-14 on a rainy, windy cold night in Storm Lake.  On Emmetsburg's first offensive drive, they went 85 yards on 15 plays with 6 first downs and capped it off with a 3 yard touchdown run by Thomas Schultes.  Thomas would score 3 touchdowns on the night on 138 yards rushing.  Grant Deitering would rush for 163 yards and 1 touchdown. 

 

For the night Emmetsburg racked up 377 yards on the ground and 17 first downs.  Storm Lake went for 258 yards with 222 yards coming thru the air off the arm of Michael Demers.  He was 13-24 for 222 yards with 2 touchdown passes.

 

Storm Lake falls to 0-1 and will travel to Cherokee.  Emmetsburg is 1-0 and will host Spencer next Friday.