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Area Football: Pioneers run over Rockets in 40-0 win


ROCKFORD — Josh Lanners racked up 139 yards and three touchdowns on 15 attempts while the Pierz defense smothered Rockford in a 40-0 win Friday in Central Lakes Conference play to stretch their win streak to four.

Nathan Athman added 71 yards and two touchdowns on the ground for the Pioneers, who only attempted two passes on the night.

The Pierz defense was also firing on all cylinders, letting Rockford out their own territory once the entire game.

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