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Scooper Football over Belle Fourche

Scooper Football over Belle Fourche

Scooper football runs past Belle Fourche 49-35.

Gary Matthews & Terry Anderson - October 18, 2019

STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper football team celebrated senior night with a 49-35 win over Belle Fourche Friday.

The Scoopers used a potent running game and capitalized on some Belle Fourche mistakes to get the win.

Belle Fourche scored first in the matchup as Jackson Tyndall scored on a 21 yard touchdown catch with 10:04 to play in the opening quarter.

Sturgis would answer as Trevor Erlenbusch scored on a 3-yard run with 6:18 left in the first.

Sturgis would then take the lead in the closing minute of the first quarter as Daylen Rhodes got into the end zone on a 7 yard run.

Kelby Olson of Belle Fourche would open the second quarter scoring on a 50-yard touchdown catch and run to make it 14 all. The Broncs would then capitalize on an ensuing score by Olson as he would take it in from 6 yards out.

Leading 21-14, the Broncs would see Sturgis tie the score on a 33-yard run by Wren Jacobs with 2:07 to play in the second quarter.

Sturgis would take a 28-21 lead into halftime as Quarterback Zac Shoun would find Josh Fowler in the end zone from 33 yards out to end the second quarter.

In the third quarter, Belle Fourche would tie the game on a 76-yard pick six by Aiden Giffen.

Sturgis would answer with 4:55 left in the third on a 15 yard run by Fowler. After getting the ball back, Fowler would score again for the Scoopers, running it in from 40 yards out.

After Kelby Olson scored on a one yard touchdown run, Sturgis would put the game away on a 52 yard punt return for a touchdown to give Sturgis the 49-35 win.

The Scoopers finished with 400 yards of total offense, led by Wren Jacobs 5 carries for 87 yards. Fowler added 6 carries for 82 yards. Erlenbusch had 18 carries for 59 yards. Zac Shoun finished 6 of 15 for 80 yards.

For Belle Fourche, Olson had 6 catches for 122 yards.

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