Saint Ansgar Football Gets Lopsided Win at Emmetsburg
The Saint Ansgar football team led from start to finish and beat the Emmetsburg football team 47-7 in Class 1A District 3 football. The saints led 12-0 after the 1st quarter, 26-0 at half, 40-0 after 3 and won 47-7. At halftime, Saint Ansgar out gained Emmetsburg 262 yards to just 23 yards and had 15 first downs to Emmetsburg's 0. In the end, Saint Ansgar would finish with 20 first downs and 366 total yards. Emmetsburg would finish with 7 first downs and 137 yards.
The saints had 3 players at 70 yards or more and they were led by their quarterback Ben Boerjan who had 70 yards rushing 2 touchdowns and 55 yards passing and 2 touchdown passes. Emmetsburg was led by Thomas Schultes with 34 yards rushing and the E'hawks lone touchdown.
Saint Ansgar improves to 4-1 and 3-0 in the district. Emmetsburg falls to 2-3 and 1-1 in the district. The E'hawks will travel to Central Springs Friday October 2nd for a 7 PM kickoff on Y 100.