Area Football: Rangers run past Giants
CROSBY - Jake Larson ran for two scores and caught a 53-yard pass from Noah Gindorff for a third touchdown as the Crosby-Ironton Rangers recorded a 36-21 win over the Mesabi East Giants during the season opener Friday.
Daniel Hudrlik scored twice on runs of 14 and 13 yards for the Rangers.
C-I enjoyed a 30-14 halftime lead.
Mesabi East 14 0 0 7 - 21
Crosby-Ironton 14 16 0 6 - 36
CI-Daniel Hudrlik 14 run (Hudrlik run)
ME-Paul Meloche 80 kick return (run failed)
CI-Jake Larson 3 run (run failed)
ME-50 run (Cullen Luke run)
CI-Larson 53 pass from Noah Gindorff (Hudrlik run)
CI-Larson 10 run (Gindorff run)
CI-Hudrlik 13 run (run failed)
ME-Luke (kick good)
Overall: C-I 1-0. Next: Crosby-Ironton at Hibbing 7 p.m. Friday.