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State Runner-up in a Successful Season

The Harris- Lake Park football team has had a very successful season. They earned the opportunity to play in the semi-finals in the UNI dome in Cedar Falls. They played Fremont Mills on November 10 and won 35-21. During this game Bryce Perkins completed 12 of 20 passes for 2 touchdowns and 111 yards. Trevor Gunderson rushed for 111 yards and 2 touchdowns. Jordan Kyle had 6 receptions for 62 yards and a touchdown, and Cale Hellinga had 2 receptions for 39 yards and a touchdown. Jordan also had an interception returned for a touchdown and 7.5 tackles. Keegan Carpenter also had 7.5 tackles. Bret Sohn had a fumble recovery, and Dalton Nicks was 3 for 3 for extra points. 

HS Football team

The Wolves football team then played in the final game on November 17 against Don Bosco, Gilbertville. During this game, Bryce completed 23 out of 42 passes for 258 yards. Trevor had 66 yards on 11 rush attempts, and he also had a touchdown. Jordan had 8 receptions for 128 yards and a touchdown. Cale had 55 yards on 6 receptions, and Keegan also had 6 receptions for 47 yards and a touchdown. Dalton made all three of his extra point attempts, again. Braeton Nitzschke was the lead tackler with 11 total, Keegan and Trevor both had 9.5 tackles, and Bret had 9.

Sadly, the Wolves lost to Don Bosco, 21-48. However, they are still second in state, which is a huge accomplishment. Five Wolves players made it onto the All State 8-player teams. Jordan Kyle made it onto the 1st team as a defensive lineman. Trevor Gunderson also made it onto the 1st team as an offensive back. The players who made it onto the 2nd team were Keegan Carpenter (defensive linebacker), Braeton Nitzschke (offensive lineman), and Dalton Nicks (kicker). The Wolves finished their historical season with a 12-1 record.

by Ashley Erne

Elementary: 105 Avenue A Lake Park, Iowa 51347 (712)832-3437 Fax: 712-832-3640
MS/HS: 905 South Market Street Lake Park, Iowa 51347 (712)832-3809 Fax: 712-832-3812