High School Football: Gobblers, Kjelstrom silence the Rebels

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AITKIN — Aitkin’s Caiden Kjelstrom scored on a 7-yard run and threw two touchdown passes as the Gobblers defeated the Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels 36-20 Friday, Oct. 30, in a Northeast Blue Subdistrict game.

Owen Miller opened the scoring for the Gobblers in the first quarter with an 80-yard kickoff return.

Jackson McDonald and Austin Price each recorded key interceptions for Aitkin.


ML-WR 14 0 6 0 -- 20
Aitkin 6 14 8 8 -- 36

First quarter
A-Owen Miller 80 kickoff return (PAT failed) 5:48
A-Caiden Kjelstrom 7 run (Miller run) 2:12

Second quarter
A-Joey Simonson 16 pass from Kjelstrom (PAT failed) 0:14

Third quarter
A-Jake Ince 20 pass from Kjelstrom 1:43 (Miller two-point conversion)


Fourth quarter
A-Austin Price touchdown 2 run (Simonson pass from Kjelstrom) 1:49

Overall: A 3-1. Next: Aitkin at Esko 3:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6.
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