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AREA FOOTBALL: Fifth-ranked Benson stymies Little Falls

BECKER — Class 4A’s fifth-ranked Becker overpowered the Little Falls Flyers 38-0 in Friday’s Granite Ridge Conference game.

Jalen Wuchko carried 14 times for 56 yards and Spencer Fenske was 2-7 passing for 21 yards for the Flyers who are still seeking their first win.

Becker quarterback Tommy Benson three for 289 yards and four touchdowns.

Little Falls 0 0 0 0 — 0

Becker 0 6 24 8 — 38

Second quarter

B: Tommy Benson 1 run (kick failed)

Third quarter

B: Brett Watercott 10 pass from Benson (Wattercott run)

B: Wattercott 10 pass from Benson (Joe Hopkins run)

B: Digger Oestreich 1 pass from Benson (Hopkins run)

Fourth quarter

B: Hopkins 5 pass from Benson (kick fail)

Individual leaders

Rushing: LF-Jalen Wuchko 14-56, B-Austin Soare 7-44

Passing: LF-Spencer Fenske 2-7-0-21, B-Benson 18-26-0-289

Receiving: LF-Robert Reller 1-21, B-Watterccott 9-177

Conference: LF 0-2. Overall: 0-3. Next: Princeton at Little Falls 7 p.m. Sept. 21.

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