Rocori Advances To State Finals
Todd Simpson | Nov 15, 2019 AT 8:27 pm
(KNSI) The Rocori Spartans defeated the Winona Winhawks 48-24 on Friday Night.
The first drive of the game started well for the Spartans, forcing a turnover and creating instant points.
The rest of the first half was all Winona though, as the defense struggled to keep them in check.
Rocori trailed 14-7 going into halftime.
After halftime, it was an offensive explosion.
The Spartan's offense scored 41 points in the second half.
Jack Steil rushed for 5 touchdowns.
Tucker Haakonson had 3 interceptions for Rocori.
The offensive burst was too much for Winona, even though they were able to score more points.
Quarterback Jack Steil was selected as the All Star Trophy and Awards Player of the Game with 5 rushing touchdowns.
Rocori will play St. Paul Academy on November 29th at US Bank Stadium.