Sports

Emmetsburg Football Wins Wild One Over Lake Mills

Sat 10-25-2014



The Emmetsburg rolls into the playoffs on a 4 game winning streak thanks to a high scoring 62-38 victory over Lake Mills to wrap up the regular season.  The E'hawks scored on their opening possession, using just 3 plays before Wes Schultes ran it in from 73 yard out.  After the missed extra point, it was 6-0.  They would add another touchdown in the 1st and go up.  Eventually they pushed the lead to 28-14 at the half.  In the second half, Lake Mills came back to get within 6 points at 28-22.  After that, Emmetsburg scored the next 27 points to go up 55-22.  The E'hawks would then make some changes to their lineups and Lake Mills would score a couple late touchdown's to make it a 24 point game in the end.  The teams would combine for 100 points and 14 touchdowns.

Emmetsburg had 3 backs go over 100 yards in Jacob Kibbie with 166, Greg Wesley with 148 and Wes Schultes with 140.  Overall, the E'hawks rushed for over 630 yards.  Emmetsburg finishes with a record of 6-3 and will be the #2 seed in Class 1A District 3.  Lake Mills is 3-6 and is the #4 seed in the playoffs which start on Wednesday October 29th.