Emmetsburg Football Outscores Sibley Ocheyedan

Fri 9-8-2017

Emmetsburg gets their first win of the season by beating Sibley-Ocheyedan 70-37 in a final that resembled an 8 man football game.  Both teams combined for 15 touchdowns and 868 yards of offense.  Emmetsburg led 14-0 after the 1st quarter and 34-13 at halftime.  Both teams would score two touchdowns in the 3rd quarter and the E'hawks led by 20.  In the 4th, scored three more touchdowns to pull away. 


Emmetsburg had 476 yards of total offense and 29 first downs.  They were led by Nick Schany with 200 yards rushing and 4 scores.  Nick also had 13 tackles on defense.  Another defensive star for Emmetsburg was Evan Brennan.  He had 6 tackles and 3 sacks.  Sibley-Ocheyedan would get 392 yards of offense with 285 of it coming thru the air.  Preston Marco was 20-36 passing for 285 yards and 4 touchdown passes.  Colvin Jenness caught 11 balls for 130 yards and 3 touchdowns and he also had a 92 yard kickoff return for a touchdown.


Emmetsburg is 1-2 and 1-0 in district play and will be at Western Christian next Friday on Y 100.  Sibley-Ocheyedan is 0-3 and 0-1 in district play and will host Okoboji on Q 102.