High School Football Preview; Tech Hosts Moorhead For Homecoming [Predictions]
Week 5 of the High School Football season starts tonight when St. Cloud Tech hosts Moorhead at St. Cloud State’s Husky Stadium at 7pm. The Tigers are 3-1 while Moorhead and 4-0 and ranked #7 in the state in this week’s Class 5A state poll. Tech is coming off a 28-6 win at Sauk Rapids-Rice last Friday. Tech is led by running back Jacob Peterson who ran for 188 yards and 2 touchdowns against the Storm. The Tigers are playing their home games at SCSU with Clark Field deemed unplayable due to problems with the locker rooms and concession stands.
Sartell-St. Stephen is ranked #10 this week in the Class 4A state high school football poll and will host Fergus Falls tonght at 7pm. The Sabres are 4-0 and coached by first year head coach Scott Hentges.
Apollo is looking for their first win when they host Brainerd tonight at 7pm. The Eagles lost 21-7 at Alexandria last night after playing well only to lose the first 3 weeks. Apollo is 0-4.
Cathedral is 2-2 and they play at Princeton tonight. The Crusaders have lost back to back weeks against Litchfield and Albany.
Rocori hosts Sauk Rapids-Rice Saturday at 1pm for their homecoming at 1pm. Rocori is ranked #2 this week in the Class 4A poll and are 4-0. The Storm are 0-4.
(Jay Caldwell – Granite City Cafe, Intern Seth – Granite City Cafe, Ryan Phelps – Minnesotasportsonline.com)
Moorhead at Tech (Ryan – Tech) (Jay – Moorhead) (Seth – Tech)
Fergus Falls at Sartell-St. Stephen (Ryan – Sartell) (Jay – Sartell) (Seth – Sartell)
Brainerd at Apollo (Ryan – Brainerd) (Jay – Brainerd) (Seth – Brainerd)
Cathedral at Princeton (Ryan – Cathedral) (Jay – Princeton) (Seth – Princeton)
Sauk Rapids-Rice at Rocori (Ryan – Rocori) (Jay – Rocori) (Seth – Rocori)