Nekoosa Steams Past Weyauwega-Fremont

Nekoosa (OnFocus) – Like a cat plays with a mouse, Nekoosa toyed with Weyauwega-Fremont in their CWC matchup before steamrolling past the Warhawks for 56-13 win.

W-F jumped on top in the first for a 7-0 lead before Hunter Lochner scored from 1 yard out, and Nekoosa led 8-7.

W-F answered right back to go up 13-8 but Nekoosa answered with an Etahn Hoogesteger 2 yard run. The Papermakers held a 14-13 after the first quarter, and it appeared the teams were locked in a slugfest.

Appearances can be misleading, however.

Nekoosa then scored 42 unanswered points  the rest of the way, and it was Lochner who kick-started the barrage. His 1 yard touchdown put Nekoosa up 22-13 at the half, and then the senior running back scored from 4 yards out in the third quarter.

2021 Nekoosa Football Schedule

Michael Ringer’s 66 yard touchdown reception gave the Papermakers a 38-13 lead after three quarters, but Nekoosa wasn’t done.

Two more Papermakers’ touchdowns in the fourth quarter put Nekoosa on top 50-13 before the final touch was added.

Enter Lochner. His 27 yard interception return ended the game’s scoring, and capped off a nice performance on the stat line: 20 runs for 194 yards, 3 rushing touchdowns, an interception return, and 7 tackles.

Nekoosa outgained W-F 466 to 233 in the ballgame, and had 6 interceptions to thwart the Warhawks’ attempts to come back.

Central Wisconsin 2021 Football Schedules

1 2 3 4 F
Nekoosa 14 8 16 18 56
Weyauwega-Fremont 13 0 0 0 13

 

Nekoosa W-F Stats HERE

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David Keech
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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]