Impressive district opener
GARNER—Algona opened the Class 2A district play with an impressive 35-7 victory over the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura Cardinals on Friday, Sept. 27. The red-and-black raced out to a 21-0 advantage at the end of the first quarter and dominated the rest of the contest.
The red-and-black took the opening kickoff and went down to score on a 3-yard run by quarterback Tyler Manske. Isaac Schonert kicked the conversion point try as the visitors led 7-0 with 8:46 left in the opening stanza.
The lead went to 14-0 at the 5:32 mark of the frame as Wyatt Wegener got loose for a 30-yard touchdown run and Schonert split the uprights on the PAT try.
For more on this article, please see the Oct. 3 issue of Kossuth County Advance.