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Emmetsburg Loses to Manson In Opening Round Of Football Playoffs

Thu 10-31-2013



Manson dominated the game from start to finish.  The E’hawks would get the opening kickoff but go 3 and out.  On Manson’s opening drive they scored thanks to a 42 yard TD run by quarterback Alex Bush at the 7:57 mark in the 1st.  Coy Snell would score 2 touchdowns in the first half and the cougars led 21-0 at halftime.  In the 3rd quarter, Manson tacked on 2 more scores and put the game out of reach.  Emmetsburg would finally get on the board late in the 4th quarter on a 10 yard touchdown run by sophomore Wesley Schultes. 

Manson was led by quarterback Alex Bush as rushed for 72 yards and 1 touchdown and was 8-13 passing for 113 yards and 1 touchdown.  Manson would outgain Emmetsburg 377-152.  It would be the lowest output for yardage by Emmetsburg this season.  The E’hawks finish their season at 5-5 and Manson improves to 8-2 and will be at Fort Dodge St. Edmond on Monday November 4th