High School Football: Magnuson, Patriots get best of Prowlers

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THIEF RIVER FALLS — Quarterback Bode Magnuson ran for three touchdowns and passed for two more for the Pequot Lakes Patriots who picked up their fourth straight win 45-7 over the Thief River Falls Prowlers in a Midwest Red Subdistrict and Section 8-3A matchup Thursday, Nov. 5.

The Patriots jumped to a 27-0 first quarter lead on runs of 1 and 8 yards by Magnuson sandwiched around a4-yard run by Carter Sjoblad. A 16-yard strike by Magnuson to Alex Morgan capped off the quarter.

Magnuson hit Ryan Harmala with a 17-yard scoring pass in the second and ran 18 yards for a third quarter TD. Caden Nelson finished the Patriots’ scoring with a 3-yard run in the fourth.

Pequot Lakes racked up a 353 yards to 133 by the Prowlers.

Magnuson rushed 13 times for 140 yards and completed 7-of-13 passes for 61 yards.


Pequot Lakes 27 6 6 6 -- 45
Thief River Falls 0 7 0 0 0-- 7

First quarter
PL-Bode Magnuson 1 run (Vinny Sposito kick)
PL-Carter Sjoblad 4 run (Sposito kick)
PL-Magnuson 8 run (kick fail)
PL-Alex Morgan 16 pass from Magnuson (Sposito kick)

Second quarter
PL-Ryan Harmala 17 pass from Magnuson (kick fail)
TRF-Morgan Rude 18 run (Spears kick)


Third quarter
PL-Magnuson 18 run (kick fails)

Fourth quarter
PL-Caden Nelson 3 run (run fails)

Team statistics
Rushes-yards: PL 52-292, TRF 27-54
Pass comp-att-int-yds: PL 7-14-0-61, TRF 5-18-3-79
Total offense: PL 66-353, TRF 45-133

Individual leaders
Rushing: PL-Bode Magnuson 13-140, Carter Sjoblad 16-71, Darby Boelter 9-48, Caden Nelson 2-13
Passing: PL-Bode Magnuson 7-13-0-61, Grant Loge 0-1-0-0
Receiving: PL-Ryan Harmala 1-17, Alex Morgan 1-16, Hunter Nybakken 2-15, Riggs Magnuson 2-11, Erik Larsen 1-2
Overall: PL 4-1. Next: Pequot Lakes hosts Detroit Lakes 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11.
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