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Late TD lifts Wisconsin Rapids past Marshfield football

Posted on 22 September 2017 by paul

Marshfield’s Brant Bohman, left, and Isaac Meverden celebrate Bohman’s touchdown reception in the third quarter of Friday’s game against Wisconsin Rapids at Beell Stadium in Marshfield. Rapids won 28-21. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

Marshfield receiver Isaac Meverden hauls in a 27-yard touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter of Friday’s game against Wisconsin Rapids at Beell Stadium in Marshfield. The score tied the game, but Rapids ended up winning 28-21. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

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MARSHFIELD – The speed of Wisconsin Rapids running back Nash Coombs proved to be the difference Friday night at Beell Stadium.

The junior halfback only touched the ball seven times, but racked up 165 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-winner late as Rapids topped Marshfield 28-21 in a Valley Football Association West Division game.

After Marshfield failed on fourth down on the Rapids 26, Coombs took a handoff to the outside and raced 74 yards on the Raiders’ next play to score the go-ahead touchdown with 4:42 remaining.

Marshfield had a chance to tie it, driving 57 yards in 11 plays down to the Rapids’ 5 before Thomas Grube picked off a Ryan Krueger fade pass in the end zone with 1:05 to go. The Tigers were out of timeouts and Rapids’ kneeled twice to end the game.

“They’re a really good team, and if you miss the running back, he’s going to go flying,” Marshfield coach Denny Goettl said. “I like what we’re doing defensively. We’re bringing the house, getting in there and causing havoc, and they’re getting the ball back for us. We hung in there with them, we just couldn’t get that last touchdown in there.”

Wisconsin Rapids struck first as it went 89 yards on the game’s opening drive, ending with a 35-yard touchdown run from Coombs.

Marshfield put together an impressive drive to end the first half, going 95 yards in 16 plays. The Tigers converted three third-down plays and Krueger ran in from the 3 with 21 seconds to go before halftime. The extra point was blocked, however, and Rapids led 7-6 at halftime.

The lead changed hands twice in the third quarter. Marshfield scored first when Krueger hit Brant Bohman for a 36-yard touchdown on fourth-and-4 and Andy Goettl ran in the extra point to make it 14-7.

Wisconsin Rapids responded with touchdowns on its next two drives to pull back ahead. Quarterback Jacob Mancl threw touchdown passes of 21 yards to Isaiah Westfall and 20 yards to fullback Justin Wefel, and the Raiders led 21-14.

Marshfield’s fourth-down magic continued on its next drive. After taking over at the 25 after a 41-yard punt return from Bohman, Krueger tossed a 27-yard TD pass to Isaac Meverden and the game was tied 21-21 with 9:43 remaining.

Following a Rapids punt, the Tigers got down to the Raiders’ 26 before failing on fourth down. Coombs touchdown run came on the next play.

“It was a hard-fought game,” Goettl said. “I loved the way we played. Hats off to those guys, I’m just sick and tired of getting beat by them. We move on and have to win two more football games to get in the playoffs. That’s it.

“We’re playing hard football, but a loss is a loss. You have to come back and find a way to win these football games.”

Marshfield heads to Oshkosh for the second time this season to play Oshkosh North next Friday, Sept. 29, at 5 p.m. The game, at Titan Stadium, will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com. Marshfield must win two of its first three games to be playoff eligible. The Tigers play at D.C. Everest on Oct. 6 and finish the season with its homecoming game Oct. 13 against Wausau West.

Red Raiders 28, Tigers 21
Wisconsin Rapids 7 0 14 7 – 28
Marshfield 0 6 8 7 – 21
First Quarter

WR – Nash Coombs 35 run (Nathan Hepp kick), 8:58.
Second Quarter
M – Ryan Krueger 3 run (kick blocked), 0:21.
Third Quarter
M – Braden Bohman 36 pass from Krueger (Andy Goettl run), 8:27.
WR – Isaiah Westfall 21 pass from Jacob Mancl (Hepp kick), 5:00.
WR – Justin Wefel 20 pass from Mancl (Hepp kick), 2:57.
Fourth Quarter
M – Isaac Meverden 27 pass from Krueger (Mason Coffren kick), 9:43.
WR – Coombs 74 run (Hepp kick), 4:42.
Team Statistics
First downs:
Wisconsin Rapids 14; Marshfield 14.
Rushing (att-yards): WR 25-255; M 40-144.
Passing (comp-att-yards-int): WR 11-20-146-0; M 13-30-189-1.
Total yards: WR 401; M 333.
Penalties (no.-yards): WR 8-57; M 11-100.
Fumbles (total-lost): WR none; M 4-0.
Punting (no.-avg.): WR 4-38.3; M 4-38.8.
Individual Statistics
Rushing:
WR, Nash Coombs 4-131, Isaac Pelot 18-127, Jacob Mancl 3-minus 3. M, Brant Bohman 10-51, Ryan Krueger 12-40, Andy Goettl 13-34, Isaiah Baierl 5-19.
Passing: WR, Mancl 11-20-146-0. M, Krueger 13-30-189-1.
Receiving: WR, Coombs 3-34, Justin Wefel 2-28, Nicholas Campbell 2-27, Isaiah Westfall 1-21, Zachary Wendt 1-12, Keegan Hewitt 1-8, Pelot 1-6. M, Bohman 6-88, Isaac Meverden 3-52, Baierl 4-33.
Interceptions (defense): WR, Thomas Grube.
Punting: WR, Dylan Ashbeck 4-38.3. M, Krueger 4-38.8.
Records: Wisconsin Rapids 4-2, 3-2 Valley Football Association West; Marshfield 3-3, 2-3 VFA West.

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Marshfield freshman football team edges Wausau West

Posted on 21 September 2017 by paul

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WAUSAU – The Marshfield freshman football team held off Wausau West for a 30-24 win on Thursday.

The Tigers are now 3-1 this season and host Stevens Point P.J. Jacobs at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 28 for its next game.

Marshfield quarterback Will Nikolai had a 4-yard touchdown run, threw a 31-yard touchdown pass to Kyroden Swanson, and had an interception on defense.

Logan Durham and Matthew Donavan each had 9-yad touchdown runs, and kicker Seth Peterson had three extra-point kicks and made a 31-yard field goal as well for the Tigers.

Michael Wright, Brenden Braund, Jaiger Halvorson, and Seth Kleinschmidt were Marshfield’s top tacklers on defense.

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Marshfield football holds off Stevens Point for second conference win

Posted on 15 September 2017 by paul

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STEVENS POINT – A strong defensive effort and a long touchdown run by Brant Bohman lifted the Marshfield football team to its second-straight win, a 17-14 decision over Stevens Point on Friday at Goerke Field.

Marshfield held Stevens Point scoreless through three quarters and Bohman’s 56-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter gave the Tigers enough breathing room to hold off the Panthers.

Marshfield is now 3-2 overall and 2-2 in the Valley Football Association West Division. Stevens Point drops to 1-4 and 0-4 in conference play.

Ryan Krueger had a 1-yard touchdown run to give the Tigers a 7-0 lead at halftime.

Mason Coffren kicked a 38-yard field goal in the third quarter, and after a Stevens Point touchdown, Bohman ripped off his long TD run to put Marshfield up 17-7.

Stevens Point scored its final touchdown with just 2 seconds remaning.

Bohman had 79 yards rushing, Krueger added 39 yards on the ground, and Isaiah Baierl rushed for 46 yards as the Tigers averaged nearly 6 yards per carry.

Marshfield hosts Wisconsin Rapids (3-2, 2-2 VFA West) next Friday, Sept. 22, at Beell Stadium. The game starts at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com.

Tigers 17, Panthers 14
Marshfield 0 7 3 7 – 17
Stevens Point 0 0 0 14 – 14
Second Quarter

M – Ryan Krueger 1 run (Mason Coffren kick).
Third Quarter
M – Coffren 37 field goal.
Fourth Quarter
SP – Colton Kizewski 13 run (Damien Bouchette kick).
M – Brant Bohman 56 run (Coffren kick).
SP – Dyne Hoyord 3 pass from Brett Ehr (Bouchette kick).
Team Statistics
First downs:
Marshfield 12; Stevens Point 14.
Rushing yards: M 162; SP 254.
Passing (comp-att-yards-int): M 9-16-110-1; SP 7-17-52-0.
Total yards: M 272; SP 306.
Fumbles (total-lost): M 2-1; SP none.
Penalties (no.-yards): M 2-17; SP 2-23.
Individual Statistics
Rushing:
M, Brant Bohman 7-79, Isaiah Baierl 5-46, Ryan Krueger 11-39, Andy Goettl 5-minus 2. SP, Colton Kizewski 32-204, Luke Bembenek 2-44, Trent Hamerski 3-22, Owen Zakrzewski 1-3, Sam Simmons 1-1, Brett Ehr 7-minus 3.
Passing: M, Krueger 9-16-110-1. SP, Brady Woyak 4-10-33-0, Ehr 3-7-19-0, Kizewski 0-1-0-0.
Receiving: M, Isaac Meverden 3-63, Bohman 3-18, Goettl 2-18, Baierl 1-11. SP, Dyne Hoyard 4-19, Kelly 2-27, Kizewski 1-6.

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Marshfield freshman football rolls past Ben Franklin

Posted on 14 September 2017 by paul

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MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield freshman football team improved to 2-1 this season with a resounding 40-22 win over Stevens Point Ben Franklin on Thursday at Marshfield High School.

Marshfield quarterback Will Nikolai accounted for all six Marshfield touchdowns. He had touchdown runs of 1, 7 and 58 yards, and threw three TD passes to Simon Slade totaling 38, 41 and 55 yards.

Seth Peterson added four extra points and Dane Tollefson had a fumble recovery for the Tigers.

Marshfield’s leading tacklers were Michael Wright, Justin Post, Seth Kleinschmidt, Damyon Hains and Tollefson.

Marshfield’s next game is Sept. 21 at Wausau West at 4:30 p.m.

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Big plays, stout defense lead Marshfield football past Kaukauna

Posted on 08 September 2017 by paul

Marshfield running back Brant Bohman rips off a long run during the second quarter of the Tigers’ 27-14 win over Kaukauna on Friday night at Beell Stadium. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

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MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield football team was in desperate need of a win and a strong defensive effort by the Tigers provided them with one.

Marshfield held Kaukauna to just 51 yards rushing and used three second-quarter touchdowns to beat the Ghosts 27-14 in a Valley Football Association matchup Friday night at Beell Stadium.

Junior quarterback Ryan Krueger threw three touchdown passes in the second quarter for the Tigers and added a 65-yard TD run on a busted play in the fourth quarter to push Marshfield to the victory.

The Tigers improve to 2-2 overall and 1-2 in the Valley Football Association West Division. Kaukauna falls to 1-3 and 1-2 in the VFA North.

The magic number to get into the WIAA playoffs is four, as in four conference wins needed. Now that Marshfield has No. 1, it is primed to get more.

“I would have loved to be 3-1, but you take what happens,” Marshfield coach Denny Goettl said. “The kids are coming together. We’re battling through injuries. We lost our heart and soul, (linebacker) Quinton Alexander is on the sidelines on crutches, but guys are stepping up, believing in each other and making it work.”

Marshfield got on the board first, putting together an eight-play, 64-yard drive that bridged the end of the first and start of the second quarter. A screen pass from Krueger to Isaiah Baierl turned into an 18-yard touchdown that gave the Tigers a 6-0 lead.

After forcing a punt, the Tigers went 72 yards in just six plays for another score as Krueger threw a 35-yard TD pass to Duncan Swanson on fourth down. Krueger evaded a number of Kaukauna defenders on the play as the pocket collapsed, rolled to the right sideline, and heaved a pass over the safety to Swanson in the end zone.

The Tigers’ third touchdown was set up by a short punt and a 16-yard return by Brant Bohman that gave them the ball at the Kaukauna 28. Three plays later, Colin Fravert caught a tipped pass in the end zone for a 24-yard touchdown to put Marshfield up 20-0.

Kaukauna responded with a quick 58-yard drive as quarterback Noah Van Asten completed four-straight passes and Tyler Froehlich ran in from the 3 to get the Ghosts on the scoreboard and Marshfield took a 20-7 lead into halftime.

After a scoreless third quarter, Kaukauna pulled closer as Van Asten hit Mason Van Zeeland for a 28-yard touchdown pass, making it 20-14 with 8:44 remaining in the game.

The Tigers didn’t take long to make it a two-score game again. On Marshfield’s first play, Krueger turned a broken play into a 65-yard touchdown run. After some confusion with the play after the snap, Krueger bolted upfield, then hit the left sideline and raced to the goal line for the score.

Krueger finished with 115 yards rushing, 116 yards passing, and accounted for all four touchdowns.

Kaukauna failed on three fourth-down attempts in the final 8 minutes as the Marshfield defense held to secure the win.

“Hats off to the defense, they did a phenomenal job,” Goettl said. “Coach Len (Luedtke) was back on the sidelines this week and that was kind of a big deal. I think it was a good luck charm.”

Marshfield plays at Stevens Point (1-3, 0-3 VFA West) next Friday, Sept. 15, at Goerke Field. Game time is 7 p.m. and it will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com.

Tigers 27, Ghosts 14
Kaukauna 0 7 0 7 – 14
Marshfield 0 20 0 7 – 27
Second Quarter

M – Isaiah Baierl 18 pass from Ryan Krueger (pass failed), 10:47.
M – Duncan Swanson 35 pass from Krueger (Mason Coffren kick), 6:27.
M – Colin Fravert 24 pass from Krueger (Coffren kick), 1:31.
K – Tyler Froehlich 3 run (Mikael Kolosso kick), 0:40.
Fourth Quarter
K – Mason Van Zeeland 28 pass from Noah Van Asten (Kolosso kick), 8:44.
M – Krueger 65 run (Coffren kick), 8:20.
Team Statistics
First downs:
Kaukauna 12; Marshfield 8.
Rushing (att-yards): Kaukauna 25-51; Marshfield 30-223.
Passing (comp-att-yards-int): Kaukauna 19-43-201-0; Marshfield 8-15-116-2.
Total yards: Kaukauna 252; Marshfield 339.
Penalties (no.-yards): Kaukauna 6-40; Marshfield 9-67.
Fumbles (total-lost): Kaukauna 1-0; Marshfield 3-1.
Punting (no.-avg.): Kaukauna 8-31.3; Marshfield 6-38.8.
Individual Statistics
Rushing:
K, Tyler Froehlich 15-26, Noah Van Asten 10-25. M, Ryan Krueger 10-115, Brant Bohman 9-80, Andy Goettl 9-23, Isaiah Baierl 7-23, Eric Kubash 1-2, Tyler Spaeth 1-1, Will Voss 2-minus 1.
Passing: K, N. Van Asten 19-43-201-0. M, Krueger 8-14-116-2, Voss 0-1-0-0.
Receiving: K, Mason Van Zeeland 6-92, Taylor Tschantz 4-42, Froehlich 3-20, Nic Giordana 3-18, Mason Van Asten 1-28, Cole Hurst 1-4, Riley Knaack 1-minus 3. M, Bohman 2-35, Baierl 2-18, Duncan Swanson 1-35, Colin Fravert 1-24, Isaac Meverden 1-7, Goettl 1-4.
Fumble recoveries (defense): K, Mason Stewart.
Interceptions (defense): K, Garrett Ott, Blayne Otto.
Punting: K, Trenton Fassbender 8-31.3. M, Krueger 6-38.8.
Records: Kaukauna 1-3, 1-2 Valley Football Association North Division; Marshfield 2-2, 1-2 VFA West.

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Marshfield freshman football loses at D.C. Everest

Posted on 07 September 2017 by paul

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SCHOFIELD – The Marshfield freshman football team dropped a 17-13 decision to D.C. Everest on Thursday at Stiehm Stadium.

Will Nikolai tossed touchdown passes of 67 yards to Wyatt LeMoine and 5 yards to Simon Slade for Marshfield’s two scores. Seth Peterson made one extra point kick as well.

The leading tacklers for the Tigers, who are now 1-1 this season, were Seth Kleinschmidt, Dylan Maass, Jaiger Halvorson, and Matthew Donavan.

Marshfield’s next game is Sept. 14 at home against Stevens Point Ben Franklin. Game time, at Marshfield High School, is 4:30 p.m.

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Marshfield football can’t hold on in loss to Hortonville

Posted on 01 September 2017 by paul

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HORTONVILLE – Hortonville made just enough big plays to find a way to knock off Marshfield in a Valley Football Association game Friday night at Akin Field.

The Polar Bears converted on a number of third- and fourth-down plays in the fourth quarter and scored the go-ahead touchdown with just more than 9 minutes left to pull out a 22-14 victory, sending Marshfield to its second-straight close loss.

Marshfield scored first on a 1-yard touchdown pass from Ryan Krueger to Brant Bohman with 4:13 left in the first quarter.

Hortonville finally got its offense going in the second quarter, scoring on back-to-back possessions to take the lead.

Josh Giese caught a deflected pass for a 30-yard touchdown from quarterback Cole Hyde, Kole Ellenbecker turned a middle screen into a 48-yard touchdown to put Hortonville up 13-7 at the half.

Marshfield regained the lead on a 17-yard touchdown pass from Krueger to Isaac Meverden with 2:37 to go in the third quarter, but the Tigers couldn’t hang on.

Jose Concepcion hauled in a 16-yard touchdown pass from Hyde with 9:13 to go to give the Polar Bears a 19-14 lead, and Jake Bakich kicked a 31-yard field goal with 3:56 remaining to finish the scoring.

Marshfield went four-and-out on its final two possessions, unable to move the ball against the Hortonville (2-1 overall and Valley Football Association South) defense.

Marshfield (1-2 overall, 0-2 VFA West) hosts Kaukauna in a VFA game next Friday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. at Beell Stadium. The game will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com.

Polar Bears 22, Tigers 14
Marshfield 7 0 7 0 – 14
Hortonville 0 13 0 9 – 22
First Quarter

M – Brant Bohman 1 pass from Ryan Krueger (Mason Coffren kick), 4:31.
Second Quarter
H – Josh Giese 30 pass from Cole Hyde (kick missed), 7:13.
H – Kole Ellenbecker 48 pass from Hyde (Jake Bakich kick), 3:58.
Third Quarter
M – Isaac Meverden 17 pass from Krueger (Coffren kick), 2:37.
Fourth Quarter
H –Jose Concepcion 16 pass from Hyde (pass failed), 9:13.
H – Bakich 31 field goal, 3:56.
Team Statistics
Rushing (att-yards):
Marshfield 29-82; Hortonville 36-190.
Passing (comp-att-yards-int): M 14-23-121-1; H 11-16-220-0.
Total yards: M 192; H 397.
Individual Leaders
Rushing:
M, Andy Goettl 7-51, Brant Bohman 11-31, Isaiah Baierl 3-15, Caden Pearce 1-2, Ryan Krueger 6-minus 10.. H, Kole Ellenbecker 114 yards, Jose Concepcion 50 yards, Cole Hyde 26 yards.
Passing: M, Krueger 14-23-121-1. H, Hyde 11-16-220-0.
Receiving: M, Bohman 5-52, Goettl 4-27, Isaac Meverden 2-23, Mitch Wilhelm 2-19, Baierl 1-0. H, Ellenbecker 109 yards, Josh Giese 72 yards, Concepcion 22 yards.
Records: Marshfield 1-2, 0-2 Valley Football Association West; Hortonville 2-1 overall and VFA South.

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Marshfield freshman football opens season with shut out win

Posted on 31 August 2017 by paul

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WAUSAU – The Marshfield freshman football team opened its season with a 20-0 victory over Wausau East on Thursday at East High School.

Will Nikolai had nine carries for 112 yards and a touchdown, and Alec Adams rushed for 62 yards and two more touchdowns for the Tigers.

Seth Peterson kicked two extra points, and Michael Wright, Kavin Beranek and Ky Swanson led Marshfield in tackles.

Marshfield’s next game is at D.C. Everest on Sept. 7.

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Marshfield JV football falls in double OT at Appleton West

Posted on 29 August 2017 by paul

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APPLETON – The Marshfield JV football team suffered its first loss of the season, falling 10-7 in double overtime to Appleton West on Monday at West High School.

Jace Langmeyer scored a touchdown in the first quarter, which was set up by a long pass play from Joey Goettl to Sam Hinson.

Riley Boushack had a pair of interceptions and Caleb Specht had another, and the Tigers (1-1) had a number of sacks in the loss.

Marshfield’s next game is Tuesday, Sept. 5, at home against Hortonville. Game time at Beell Stadium is 6 p.m.

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Slow starts dooms Marshfield football against Appleton West

Posted on 25 August 2017 by paul

Marshfield defensive end Quinton Alexander (right) pressures Appleton West quarterback Alec Goffard during Friday’s VFA game at Beell Stadium in Marshfield. West won 27-16. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

Marshfield’s Skyler Theisen returns a kickoff during the second quarter of Friday’s game against Appleton West at Beell Stadium. West won 27-16. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

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MARSHFIELD – A lack of offensive production in the first half led to the Marshfield football team digging too big of a hole to get out of.

Appleton West held the Tigers to 41 yards and just two first downs in the first half as it built a 17-0 lead and held on in the second half to knock off Marshfield 27-16 in a Valley Football Association contest Friday night at Beell Stadium.

West quarterback Alec Goffard ran for 116 yards and a touchdown in the first half, and running back Patrick Ourada added 63 yards on the ground and another score to help the Terrors (1-1 overall and VFA North) take a 17-0 lead by halftime.

Marshfield, which put up 38 points in its season-opener against Oshkosh West last week, was stymied again and again by a stout West defense that allowed only one play for more than 9 yards in the first half and held the Tigers to minus-5 yards passing on four completions.

“(Appleton West) wasn’t the team we played last week,” Marshfield coach Denny Goettl said. “They were well-versed and scouted (us). We’re going to face that all year now. We figured out some things in the second half to alleviate some of the stuff they were taking away. They have some good athletes over there. They’re corners and safeties were good, they didn’t respect us passing and their safeties were right up in our face.”

Marshfield (1-1, 0-1 VFA West) made a game of it in the third quarter, scoring on both of its possessions.

A 28-yard pass play from Ryan Krueger to Isaac Meverden and a 21-yard toss to Andy Goettl set up a 9-yard touchdown run by Brant Bohman. Isaiah Baierl ran in a two-point conversion to cut the Terrors’ lead to 17-8.

West responded with an eight-play, 73-yard drive that ended with a 20-yard touchdown run by Goffard, who finished with 176 yards rushing overall.

Marshfield came back with another impressive drive, going 60 yards in eight plays. Despite two false start penalties, the Tigers were able to find the end zone again. A 16-yard pass from Krueger to Meverden brought the Tigers to the 10 and two plays later Goettl ran in from the 3 for a touchdown. Krueger threw a two-point conversion to Bohman to make it a one-score game at 24-16 with 55 seconds to go in the third quarter.

“We got it figured out and Ryan got himself back on track in the second half,” Denny Goettl said. “We started moving the football again and when you hit some passes, it opens up things.”

West ripped off a long 14-play that chewed up more than 7 minutes on the clock and ended with an 18-yard field by Jack Porter to push the lead to 27-16.

Marshfield couldn’t get much going on its final two possessions, both ending on failed fourth-down plays, as Appleton West was able to hold on.

Ourada finished with 187 yards rushing in all, 124 coming in the second half as the Terrors were able to run out the clock.

Marshfield plays at Hortonville next Friday, Sept. 1, at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com.

“We have to be prepared for everything now,” Denny Goettl said. “We go to the Hortonville and they beat these guys (West). It’s going to be a good battle. We’ll get after it, that’s all you can do.”

Terrors 27, Tigers 16
Appleton West 10 7 7 3 – 27
Marshfield 0 0 16 0 – 16
First Quarter

AW – Jack Porter 19 field goal, 2:03.
AW – Alec Goffard 10 run (Porter kick), 0:33.
Second Quarter
AW – Patrick Ourada 3 run (Porter kick), 6:21.
Third Quarter
M – Brant Bohman 9 run (Isaiah Baierl run), 6:53.
AW – Goffard 20 run (Porter kick), 4:08.
M – Andy Goettl 3 run (Bohman pass from Ryan Krueger), 0:55.
Fourth Quarter
AW – Porter 18 field goal, 5:42.
Team Statistics
First downs:
Appleton West 17; Marshfield 10.
Rushing (att-yards): AW 54-369; MAR 33-132.
Passing (comp-att-yards-int): AW 5-20-54-0; MAR 9-27-100-2.
Total yards: AW 413; MAR 232.
Penalties (no.-yards): AW 11-96; MAR 6-50.
Fumbles (total-lost): AW 1-0; MAR 2-1.
Punting (no.-avg.): AW 7-33.0; MAR 6-34.5.
Individual Statistics
Rushing:
AW, Patrick Ourada 28-187, Alec Goffard 24-176, Luke Pauling 1-7. M, Ryan Krueger 7-48, Brant Bohman 10-33, Andy Goettl 9-28, Isaiah Baierl 5-16, Quinton Alexander 2-7.
Passing: AW, Goffard 5-17-54-0, Carson Hacker 0-3-0-0. M, Krueger 9-27-100-2.
Receiving: AW, Noah Garcia 1-16, Seth Kurkowski 1-15, Blake Pahlow 1-10, Ourada 1-4. M, Bohman 4-minus 5, Isaac Meverden 2-44, Baierl 1-23, Goettl 1-21, Mitch Wilhelm 1-17.
Interceptions (defense): AW, Kevin Pritzl, Garcia.
Fumble recoveries (defense): AW, Luke Pauling.
Punting: AW, Garcia 7-33.0. M, Krueger 6-34.5
Records: Appleton West 1-1 overall and Valley Football Association North; Marshfield 1-1 overall, 0-1 VFA West.

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