Cromwell-Wright at McGregor
Early turnovers spelt the doom for McGregor Mercuries in their 44-14 loss to the Cromwell-Wright/Floodwood Cardinals Thursday Afternoon.
McGregor came out with 3 fumbles on their first 3 offensive drives but only trailed 15-0 after the 1st quarter with Jaeger Goranson passing for a 15-yard touchdown to Zevvus Smith and a 1-yard run. The Mercs got as close as 15-8 with Willie Glunz’ 1-yard touchdown run with 9:28 left in the half. The Cardinals added a pair of scores before the half with Goranson adding a 3-yard run and Ethan Shelton scampered in from 2 yards out to lead 30-8 at halftime.
The second half was all Cardinals as they piled on touchdowns with Smith adding a 1-yard scoring run in the 3rd and Goranson ran in another from 2-yards out. McGregor’s offense got a shot in the arm late in the 4th with Ethan Bohn’s 75-yard touchdown reception from Willie Glunz, setting the final score at 44-14.
Cromwell-Wright/Floodwood is 2-0 with a home match-up with Onamia on October 23rd. McGregor falls to 0-2 with a road game against Carlton/Wrenshall on Oct. 23rd, which will be broadcasted on “Real Country” KKIN-FM 94.3.
McGregor Stats: (299 total yards, 13 first downs, 3 penalties)
Passing – 132yd – Willie Glunz 4-8, 132yd, TD, INT
Receiving – 132yd – Ethan Bohn 4rec, 132yd, TD
Rushing – 167yd – Drew Dean 12rush, 66yd; Jacob Metzen 10rush, 54yd; Colton Anderson 6rush, 19yd; Willie Glunz 4rush, 16yd, TD; Cooper Sellers 3rush, 12yd
Defense: Sack – Ethan Bohn; INT – Isaiah Serfling
Cromwell-Wright/Floodwood Stats: (294 total yards, 9 first down, 5 penalties)
Passing – 108yd – Jaeger Goranson 7-7, 108yd, TD; Dylan Nyberg 0-1, 0yd, INT
Receiving – 108yd – Emmet Clark 3rec, 41yd; Braxton Farrell 2rec, 50yd; Zevvus Smith 2rec, 17yd, TD
Rushing – 186yd – Zevvus Smith 15rush, 68yd, TD; Jaeger Goranson 10rush, 62yd, 2 TD; Ethan Shelton 12rush, 54yd, TD; Emmet Clark 1rush, 8yd; Tanner Collman 2rush, 6yd; Elliot Dahl and Dylan Nyberg 2rush, -6yd
Defense: 3 fumble recoveries; INT – Zevvus Smith