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High School Football: Little Falls earns 1st win of season

Little Falls hosted the Foley Falcons Friday, Sept. 30.

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LITTLE FALLS — A Mark Hughes interception and a touchdown pass from Gavin Anderson to Owen Bode propelled Little Falls to a 14-13 win over Foley on homecoming night Friday, Sept. 30.

The Falcons outgained the Flyers by a margin of 344-144, but it was two big plays that had Little Falls celebrating.

In the first quarter, Hughes stepped in front of a pass from Foley quarterback Evan Miller and returned it for a touchdown.

With the Falcons nursing a 13-7 lead in the fourth quarter, Bode caught a 70-yard pass from Anderson for a touchdown and the kick from Gabe Shanoff was good for the 14-13 Flyers win.

Foley 0 7 6 0 - 13

Little Falls 7 0 0 7 - 14

First quarter

LF - Mark Hughes interception return (Gabe Shanoff kick) :37

Second quarter

F - Petersen 2 run (Gapinski kick) 1:04

Third quarter

F - Petersen 10 run (conversion failed) 7:50

Fourth quarter

LF - Owen Bode 70 pass from Gavin Anderson (Shanoff kick) 9:19

Team statistics

Rushes-yards: LF 29-27, F 35-122

Pass comp-att-int-yds: LF 5-7-1-117, F 13-24-2-212

Total offense: LF 144, F 344

Individual leaders

Rushing: LF-Hank LeClair 12-31, Joey Welinski 6-19, Jaxon Janski 5-17

Passing: LF-Gavin Anderson 5-7-1-117

Receiving: LF-Owen Bode 1-70, Beau Thoma 2-25, Isaac Olson 1-13, LeClair 1-9

Overall: LF 1-4. Next: Little Falls at Zimmerman 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7.

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