Amherst (OnFocus) – The Nekoosa Papermakers went on the road in CWC Large action and battled traditional power Amherst. Nekoosa trailed just 28-6 at the half but saw the Falcons pull away after the break to pick up a 48-12 win over the Papermakers.
Nekoosa’s Hunter Lochner scored on a 3 yard run in the second quarter before Amherst scored on a 19 yard reception by Ian Hall to give Amherst their halftime lead.
Nekoosa added a third quarter touchdown with Cordero Ysquierdo running it in from three yards.
Ysquierdo led Nekoosa with 106 yards on 16 carries, and led Nekoosa in receiving with 2 receptions for 39 yards.
Ethan Hoogesteger completed 5 of 6 passes for 62 yards.
Ysquierdo and Lochner each had 6 tackles to lead Nekoosa on defense.
Amherst was led by Bryan Groshek, who had 59 yards rushing on 8 carries.
Amherst piled up 463 yards of offense with Nekoosa collecting 258 yards of total offense.
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