The Warbirds 7-9th Grade Team traveled to Warner on Monday September 23 to take on the Monarchs. The Monarchs proved to be no match for the swarming Warbirds defense. The defense held the Monarchs scoreless for the total game.
The Warbird defense was led by Bennett White with 5 tackles including one sack and another tackle for loss. Other stand outs on defense were Tanner Zemlicka with 3 tackles and Bailey Olsen with an interception to stop a long drive in the fourth quarter to preserve the shut out. The defense had 14 players record one or more tackles in the game.
The offense fired on all cylinders grinding out 241 yards on the ground including four touchdowns but was unable to convert on any of the extra point attempts ultimately scoring 24 points. Leading the charge for the offense was Austin Kemnitz with 90 rushing yards including a pair of touchdown runs of 65 and 15 yards. Mark Hamilton also scored twice on runs of 10 and 44 yards.
Quarterback Tyler Babcock completed 1 of 4 passes in the wind for 7 yards and ran for 59 Yards. Carter Mehling made the only pass reception of the game for 7 yards.
7-9th Grade Football