STAPLES -- Staples-Motley’s Sivert Klefsaas recorded a touchdown on a 35-yard run, a defensive touchdown and three extra points for the Cardinals as they rocked the Red Lake Warriors 57-0 Friday, Sept. 20.

Alex Giza put up a score for the Cardinals on a 23-yard fumble return in the first. Garrett Carlson led the rushing with four carries for 41 yards and a touchdown in the non-subdistrict game.

Red Lake 0 0 0 0 -- 0
Staples-Motley 32 25 0 0 -- 57
First quarter
SM-Cade Schmidt 2 run (conversion failed)
SM-Sivert Klefsaas 35 run (Klefsaas kick)
SM-Alex Giza 23 fumble return (kick no good)
SM-Garrett Carlson 8 run (Klefsaas kick)
SM-Klefsaas fumble return (kick no good)
Second quarter
SM-Logen Weite 5 run (kick no good)
SM-Tristan Helstrom 3 run (kick no good)
SM-8 run (Klefsaas kick)
SM-Isaiah Schultz (Klefsaas kick)
Team statistics
Rushes-yards: SM 34-157, RL 32-55
Pass comp-att-int-yds: SM 4-5-0-109, RL 1-4-1-4
Total offense: SM 46-266, RL 39-59
Individual leaders
Rushing: SM-Garrett Carlson 4-41, Klefsaas 1-35, RL-Gerald Mein 8-52
Passing: SM-Isaiah Schultz 2-2-0-47, Klefsaas 1-1-0-31, Max Strickland 1-2-0-31, RL-Blane Schmitz 1-2-1-4
Receiving: SM-Chase Mikel 2-47, Klefsaas 1-31, RL-Trent Goulet 1-4
Overall: SM 4-0. Next: Staples-Motley hosts Roseau 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27.