Goessel football shuts out Bombers
For the second week in a row, the Bluebird football team kept their opponent off the scoreboard, defusing the Bombers in a 50-0 rout.
With less than two minutes played in the game, Dylan Lindeman sprinted 43 yards for a score and Kale Funk carried for the extra points. Jacob Hagewood broke loose later in the first quarter from 48 yards to score and Luke Wiens scored the extra points. Goessel led 16-0 at the end of the first quarter.
Kale Funk dashed into the end zone from four yards to make the score 22-0. Funk returned to the end zone on a 14 yard running play with Jake Wiens running in the extra points. With two minutes to play in the half, Quarterback Lindeman scored again from eight yards, making the half-time score 36-0.
Luke Wiens ran 61 yards for a score, and brother Jake Wiens carried in for the extra points, making the lopsided score 44-0. With 2:45 left in the third quarter, Hagewood pushed in from five yards for the final touchdown and the game ended with a 50-0 score.
Goessel’s offense amassed 444 yards and their defense held Wakefield to 83 yards. Four players from Goessel accumulated more than 100 yards rushing: Lindeman 105 yards, Funk 104 yards, Hagewood 103 yards, and L Wiens 101 yards. Eddie Gaeddert and Caiden Duerksen led the Bluebird defense with 7.5 tackles and 6.5 tackles respectively.
Goessel, now 2-1, will travel to Solomon (2-1) for the last non-district game of the season.
Last modified Sept. 25, 2019