Tech's Comeback Bid Comes Up Short
Steven Coursolle | Sep 15, 2017 AT 11:34 pm
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI)- The Moorhead Spuds defeated the St. Cloud Tech Tigers 18-14 on Friday night.
Moorhead's Otis Weah returned the opening kick off 92 yards for a touchdown to give the Spuds a 6-0 lead.
Weah scored again in the 1st quarter on a 27 yard touchdown run. Weah was named the All Star Trophy and Awards Player of the Game.
Moorhead took a 18-0 lead in the 2nd quarter on quarterback Jack Stetz's one yard touchdown run.
Tech got on the scoreboard in the 2nd quarter on Scott Kippley's 9 yard touchdown run.
James Kaczor scored his 8th touchdown of the season in the 3rd quarter to cut the Spuds lead to 18-14.
The Tigers had the ball in Spuds territory with under 2 minutes left but Tech quarterback Nate Trewick threw an interception which allowed the Spuds to run out the clock.
Both teams are now 2-1. Tech takes on Sartell-St. Stephen next Friday and KNSI will broadcast that game live with coverage beginning at 6:45.
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Central MN Scoreboard
Bemidji 37 Sauk Rapids-Rice 12
Apollo 34 Sartell-St.Stephens 14
Annandale 34 Foley 14
Rocori 16 Becker 14
Cathedral 7 Milaca 0