The victory moves Cedar Catholic to 2-0 on the year.
The Trojan defense flexed its muscles early in this one, forcing the Huskies to make a tough decision after three plays.
Huskies coach Kevin Kopecky gambled, counting on senior running back Drew Schultz to be able to pick up the fourth-and-one and move the sticks. The gamble didn’t pay off, though, as Cedar tackled the big back for a loss, to give themselves a short field to start the game.
The Trojans then proceeded to put together a five-play, 36-yard drive to paydirt, to go ahead 6-0. Cedar scored on a five-yard Jackson Eickhoff run around the end.
“We got off to a good start in this game and we really played a good first half overall on both sides of the ball and on special teams,” Coach Chad Cattau said.
Cedar scored on their next possession, as well.
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