Sports

Spirit Lake Gets Big Homecoming Win

Fri 10-5-2018

Spirit Lake thumped Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 59-0 in Class 2A District 2 football on Friday night.
The Indians scored six times in the first half and led 43-0 at halftime. Spencer Newman had touchdown catches of 60 and 10 yards.
Nate Cornwall had a 36 yard touchdown run and a 42 yard interception return for a touchdown.
Kolby Richter had a 41 yard touchdown run. Joe Stein added a 24 yard touchdown run and returned the second half kickoff 83 yards for a touchdown.
Kyler Rieck added a 55 yard touchdown run and the Indians also got a safety in the second half.


Spirit Lake finished with 363 yards of total offense to Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 129.
Connor Jensen was 6-for-6 passing for 119 yards.
Brent Scott had nine tackles to lead the defensive effort.
The Indians improve to 6-1 (2-1 District).
They go to Algona next Friday for a crucial matchup in district play. Hear the game on KUOO.