Knights lose to Awesome Blossoms
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 3:48 AM
The Kingsland Knights scored on their last possession of the game against Blooming Prairie, avoiding a shutout, but losing to the Awesome Blossoms, 42-6 in the section playoffs.
Kingsland's Lenny Moore goes airborne on a carry against Blooming Prairie. CHRISTINE VREEMAN/SPRING VALLEY TRIBUNE
The touchdown was a 31-yard strike from quarterback Quinn Larson to wide receiver Marcus Plaehn. Larson finished the night hitting eight of 15 passes, for 74 yards and the lone touchdown. Jacob Rindels also did a little passing, completing one of eight for 11 yards. Rindels did have one interception.
Defensively, the Knights did have two take-aways - one interception by Lenny Moore and one fumble recovery by Julius Wolfe. Wolfe also led the team with eight tackles. Coming up with six tackles each were Joshua Bradley, Quinn Larson, and Jordan Meskill. Ethan Cronk had five tackles and Moore had four. Other Knight defenders getting into the tackle business: JJ Fenske (2), Logan Back, Isiah Bubany, Broc Fiegel (2) and Aaron Greene.
The Knights finished the season, 0-9, 0-8 in the Blue Division of the Southern Football Alliance.
Kingsland Blooming Prairie
First downs 7(3r, 4p) 11(6r, 5p)
Rushing 29 carries, 93 yds 32 carries, 132 yds
0 TD's, 3 fumbles 2 TD's, 1 fumble
Passing 9/23, 85 yds 15/20, 245 yds
1 TD, 1 INT 4 TD's, 1 INT
Total offense 52 plays, 178 yds 52 plays, 377 yds
Turnovers 4(3 fumbles, 1 INT) 2(1 fumble, 1 INT)
Penalties 5, 49 yds 4, 30 yds
Individual stats...Rushing: Carter Reiland, 2 carries/-8 yds, 1 fumble; Jacob Rindels, 4/29; Lenny Moore, 9/51; Isiah Bubany, 2/9; Quinn Larson, 9/8, 2 fumbles; Jordan Meskill, 2/0; Ethan Cronk, 1/4. Passing: Larson, 8/15, 74 yds, 1 TD; Rindels, 1/8, 1 INT. Receiving: Moore, 2/5; Bubany, ¼; Meskill, 3/19; Marcus Plaehn, 4/57, 1 TD.