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Area Football: Unbeaten PR-B Tigers top W-H-A Wolves 28-18

WALKER - Zach Struss ran for two scores and passed for another for Class 1A's seventh-ranked Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 28-18 Northwest Subdistrict White win over the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves Friday.

WALKER - Zach Struss ran for two scores and passed for another for Class 1A's seventh-ranked Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 28-18 Northwest Subdistrict White win over the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves Friday.

Struss completed 16 of 31 passes for 191 yards.

The other touchdowns came on a 22-yard catch by Hank Raph and four-yard run by Chris Geschall.

The Tigers are undefeated at 6-0 overall and tied with Pillager for the Subdistrict lead. The two teams meet next Friday at Pillager.

Pine River-Backus. 6 15 0 7 - 28

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Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 0 6 6 6 - 18

First quarter

PRB- Chris Geschwill 4 run (kick no good) 1:24

Second quarter

PRB- Zach Struss 2 run (Spencer Richards pass from Struss) 8:20

WHA- Beau Bergmann 3 run (kick good) 6:12

PRB- Struss 4 run (kick good) 4:23

Third quarter

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WHA-Bergmann 4 run (conversion fail) 10:51

Fourth quarter

PRB- Hank Raph 22 pass from Struss (kick good) 4:36

WHA-Charles Oothoudt 14 pass from Kevin Smith (conversion failed) 3:18

Team statistics

Rushes-yards: PRB 145 , WHA 194

Pass comp-att-int-yds: PRB 16-31-1-191 , WHA 11-28-1-132

Total offense: PRB , WHA

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Individual leaders

Rushing: PRB- Struss 18-53, Don Owen 7-34

Passing: PRB-Struss 16-31-1-191

Receiving: PRB- Raph 3-59, Zach Semmler 4-50, Richards 3-39

Sub: PRB 4-0. Overall: PRB 6-0. Next: Pine River-Backus hosts Pillager 7 p.m. Friday.

Related Topics: PINE RIVER-BACKUS TIGERS
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