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Area Football: Tappe runs over Crookston

PINE RIVER — Tyler Tappe dominated in the backfield for Pequot Lakes, scoring three times and gaining 187 yards on 23 carries as the Patriots defeated Crookston 34-20 Friday in Heart O’Lakes Conference play.

The win halted the Patriots four game skid.

Jordan Redmond performed well for Pequot Lakes despite the weather completing 10 of 21 passes for 137 yards, and two touchdowns.

Crookston 7 0 7 6 — 20

Pequot Lakes 14 0 6 14 — 34

First quarter

PL — Jordan Redmond 1 run (kick failed)

C — Josh Edlund 16 run (kick good)

PL — Tyler Tappe 92 run (Justin Mackenthun run)

Second quarter

Third quarter

PL — Tappe 21 run (kick failed)

C — Alex Boone 51 reception from Klat (kick good)

Fourth quarter

PL — Tappe 6 run (Kyle Sellner pass from Redmond)

C — Edlund 5 run (kick failed)

PL — Travis Jacobson 3 pass from Redmond (kick failed)

Team statistics

Rushes-yards: PL 41-295,

Pass comp-att-int-yds: PL 10-21-0-137,

Total offense: PL 432,

Individual leaders

Rushing: PL-Tappe 23-187

Passing: PL-Redmond 10-21-137

Receiving: PL-Tappe 3-18, Jacobson 3-57

Conference: PL 1-4. Overall: PL 2-4. Next: Pequot Lakes at Hawley 7 p.m. Friday.

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