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High School Football: Pillager picks off Pelican Rapids

PILLAGER--Eli Horn carried 10 times for 91 yards and scored on runs of 7 and 34 yards to lead the Pillager Huskies to a season-opening 36-14 Midwest District victory over the Pelican Rapids Panthers Friday.

PILLAGER-Eli Horn carried 10 times for 91 yards and scored on runs of 7 and 34 yards to lead the Pillager Huskies to a season-opening 36-14 Midwest District victory over the Pelican Rapids Panthers Friday.

The Huskies, who outrushed the Panthers 325-163, also received rushing touchdowns from Joshua Doss (5 yards) and Aaron Klein (2 yards) and saw Dylan Loftis return an interception for a score.

Pelican Rapids 8 6 0 0-14

Pillager 6 16 8 6-36

First quarter

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Pil- Eli Horn 7 run (pass fail) 9:01

PR-Josh Nehk 17 run (Carlan Haugrud pass from Oakley Kress) 4:28

Second quarter

Pil-Dylan Loftis pass interception (Horn run) 6:27

PR-Hehk 2 run (pass fail) 3:10

Pil-Joshua Doss 5 run (Tanner Swenson pass from Doss) 0:22

Third quarter

Pil-Horn 34 run (Logan Gjovik run) 8:26

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Fourth quarter

Aaron Klein 2 run (pass fail) 8:20

Team statistics

Rushes-yards: PR 48-163, Pil 42-325

Pass comp-att-int-yds: PR 8-20-3-106, Pil 4-9-1-32

Total offense: PR 269, Pil 357

Individual leaders

Rushing: Pil-Horn 10-91, Dylan Loftis 4-64, Aaron Klein 7-54, Logan Gjovik 7-44, Joshua Doss 4-23

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Passing: Pil-Doss 4-8-32

Receiving: Pil-Horn 1-25, Spencer Schaefer 1-7

Overall: Pil 1-0. Next: Long Prairie-Grey Eagle at Pillager 7 p.m. Friday.

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