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Little River versus Canton-Galva 9/2/22

The start of the 2022 high school football season in Kansas, saw a great Week One matchup with the Little River Redskins traveling to face the Canton-Galva Eagles.

The week before, Canton-Galva lost three players at the jamboree, including their starting quarterback.  In stepped Senior transfer Jett Vincent.  Vincent scored eight rushing touchdowns and threw for two more as the Eagles won 66-36.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Football Jamboree at Central Plains 8-26-22

With one week to go before the official start of the football season, four eight-man teams met up in Claflin for a jamboree.  The Central Plains Oilers hosted the LaCrosse Leopards, Otis-Bison Cougars, and the Spearville Royal Lancers.

Each side had three turns on offense to run 12 plays.  The jamboree gave these schools a great opportunity to see some different players and plays before they start the season.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Stafford Football versus Otis-Bison 9-14-18

The third week of the football season saw an undefeated Stafford Trojans travel to face the Otis-Bison Cougars. The Cougars entered the game with a 500 record of 1 and 1.

Homecoming festivities kicked the night off. After the crowning, both teams took to the field for the game.

The game started slowly, but Otis-Bison then took over after eight minutes of gameplay. The Cougars would go on to lead 38 to 0 at halftime. Stafford managed to lengthen out the game to a couple of minutes into the fourth quarter before Otis-Bison ended the contest with a score of 50 to 0.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

Victoria Football vs Central Plains 9-2-17

Twenty-five hours to complete a game? That happens when Mother Nature decides to provide a light show during a game, in this case the Eight Man matchup between the Victoria Knights and the Central Plains Oilers.

The game kicked off at 7:00 PM on Friday evening but at the 6:15 mark in the second quarter, lighting struck close enough to the field to cause a delay. As more bolts flew through the sky, the coaches and officials decided to postpone restarting the game to 6:00 PM on Saturday.

At the appointed time, both teams came out and went through pre-game rituals and then lined up and restarted the game just like it was the previous evening with the ball near mid field and zero to zero showing on the scoreboard.

The Victoria Knights only took of two minutes from the clock before scoring the first points of the matchup. They took a 12 to 0 lead into the locker room for halftime.

The second half went similarly as the Knights piled on the points. Central Plains scored late in the game to prevent a shutout but fell to Victoria by a score of 34 to 8.

The final whistle for the game sounded at 7:55 PM Saturday evening. Almost 25 hours from when the game first kicked off.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Greeley County Football vs Otis-Bison 10-7-16

For Eight Man football, this is their second week in District play. The Greeley County Jackrabbits traveled to face the Otis-Bison Cougars.

The Jackrabbits won the coin toss and took the ball. The Otis-Bison Defense quickly asserted itself and combined with a potent, multi-threat Offense, the Cougars won 62 to 6.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Spearville vs Hodgeman County 10-24-14

Week Eight of the Football season saw District Matchup with two long time foes as the Spearville Lancers traveled to Jetmore to face the Hodgeman County Longhorns.

Both teams came into the game undefeated. Spearville jumped out to an early three touchdown lead in the first quarter. In the second quarter, Hodgeman County woke up and put some points on the board. The second half was a back and forth affair, but Hodgeman County could not erase the edge that the Lancers gained early in the game.

Spearville won the game by a score of 50 to 28.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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