BARRETT -- Erik Peterson ran for a score and passed for another for the Pillager Huskies who were edged 28-22 by ninth-ranked West Central Knights in a Midwest Blue Subsection game Friday, Sept. 20.

After West Central took a 16-0 lead in the first quarter, Peterson scored from 3-yards out and tossed a 26-yard strike to Spencer Schaefer in the second to close the gap 16-14 at halftime.

Tucker Peterson scampered 22 yards for Pillager’s final score late in the fourth. He finished with 117 yards rushing on 18 carries.



Pillager 0 14 0 8 -- 22
West Central 16 0 6 6 -- 28



First quarter
WC-Jaden Norby 3 run (Tate Christenson pass from Norby) 7:39
WC-Norby 12 run (Gage Staples pass from Norby) 2:15
Second quarter
P-Erik Peterson 3 run (run failed) 4:08
P-Spencer Schaeffer 26 pass from Erik Peterson (Jack Bentson run) 0:38
Third quarter
WC-Norby 8 run (pass failed) 5:20
Fourth quarter
WC- Norby 6 run (run failed) 10:12
P-Tucker Peterson 22 run (Bentson run) 6:21
Individual leaders
Rushing: Pill-Tucker Peterson 18-117
Passing: Pill-Eric Peterson 6-10-1-88
Receiving: Pill-Spencer Schaeffer 2-46
Overall: Pill 2-2. Next: Pillager hosts Frazee 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27.