November 8th Scores

MFL MarMac could not get the key defensive stop they needed in the final quarter and Grundy Center scored twice to top the Bulldogs 35-20.  Logan Knaack completed 9 of 14-passes for 122-yards and three touchdowns, and ran for another.  Zach Opheim carried the ball 27-times for 132-yards and added an 18-yard touchdown reception and a 23-yard touchdown run.  For the Bulldogs, Gabe McGeough rushed 14-times for 102-yards.  Cedrick Drahn scored on two short q-b sneaks.  Kutter Anderson rushed for 40-yards and a touchdown.  Ethan Stubbs had a 40-yard reception.  MFL MarMac forced a turnover to start the fourth and took over 1st and 10 at the Spartans 15.  Anderson's run pulled them back within 21-20.  The Bulldogs went for two but the ball was deflected on a rollout pass to the left.  Grundy Center answered with an impressive drive that ended with Knaack hooking up with Nick Asher on a 21-yard score.  The Bulldogs went three and out and were forced to punt.  Opheim followed by scoring on a 23-yard run to grab control.  MFL MarMac closes a memorable season 10 and 1.  Grundy Center improves to 10 and 1 and will play in the Class A Semi-Finals.

Other Area Scores
Turkey Valley 64, HLV 14
Waukon 32, West Liberty 12
Western Dubuque 29, North Scott 7
GC-- ---6    8   7  14--35
MFLMM-8    0  6     6--20
First Quarter
GC--Asher 6-yd pass from Knaack(Pass Failed)
MFLMMM--Drahn 1-yd run(McGeough run)
Second Quarter
GC--Opheim 18-yd pass from Knaack(Knaack-Leer pass)
Third Quarter
MFLMM--Drahn 2-yd run(Kick Failed)
GC--Knaack 14-yd run(Hendricks Kick)
Fourth Quarter
MFLMM--Anderson 1-yd run(Pass Failed)
GC--Asher 21-yd pass from Knaack(Hendricks Kick)
GC--Opheim 23-yd run(Hendricks Kick)