KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Northwestern Upsets #1 Morningside!



Bookmark and Share

ORANGE CITY, Iowa  -  No. 19 Northwestern raced out to a 28-7 halftime lead and held off a late charge from Morningside, upsetting the No. 1 Mustangs 38-28 Saturday afternoon in Orange City.


Theo Bartman led the way for the Red Raiders, carrying 33 times for 123 and four scores.

After a one yard touchdown by Brandon Wegher to put Morningside up 7-0 midway through the first, Northwestern answered back with 28-unanswered points.

Bartman answered, scoring from nine yards out to tie the game up at 7.

The senior back found paydirt in the second, this time from seven yards out to put Northwestern out front 14-7.

The next three series were turnover prone for both squads.  After a Morningside turnover, Northwestern gave it right back before a third straight interception was turned into points by the Red Raiders.

Davis Bloemendaal scored on a five yard run with three minutes to play first half to open up a 21-7 lead over the top ranked Mustangs.

The Red Raiders would get the ball back and marched right down the field to the end, highlighted by Bartman's third score of the half to give Northwestern a 28-7 lead at the break.

Morningside pulled within 28-21 at the end of the third quarter, but the comeback would fall short.



< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >
     

Birds swept in St. Paul

ST. PAUL, MN - The Sioux Falls Canaries (22-44) were unable to reverse their fortunes on the ...

SF West wins Region 2-A title  story with video

SF West went through Region 2-A unbeaten after winning the title game 11-1 over Yankton. Luke ...

Chris Dixon is retiring from Indoor Football  story with video

Legendary Indoor Football QB Chris Dixon has decided to hang it up ...

Brookings Bandits getting closer to goals  story with video  Jul. 24

Cowboys love the Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo  story with video  Jul. 24

Brookings, SF West make State "A" Legion Tournament  Jul. 23

Birds drop 3rd straight at St. Paul  Jul. 23

Scheels Plays of the Week from July 14th-20th  story with video  Jul. 23

KDLT Sports Stories
     

Local Business Helps Employee Battling Cancer  story with video

Life can change in an instant and  local real ...

A Second RAGBRAI Rider Has Died

A RAGBRAI participant from Sioux City has been found dead in his ...

Patterson Arraigned For Kidnapping, Assault

The man accused of killing the son of Minnesota ...

Air Algerie Plane Disappears From Radar  Jul. 24

14 Clear Lake Co-workers Claim $230,000 Jackpot  Jul. 24

Council Members Call For Alcohol Ban Now   story with video  Jul. 24

Hearing Set For Iowan Held As Deaths Case Witness  Jul. 24

21 Unaccompanied Children Placed With SD Sponsors  Jul. 24

KDLT News Archive
     
Back To Top