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Brandon-Evansville football falls at Underwood in playoff opener

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Brandon-Evansville football falls at Underwood in playoff opener
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The season ended on the road against Underwood Tuesday for the Brandon-Evansville football team in a 48-14 loss in the opening round of the Section 4 9-Man tournament.


Underwood jumped out to a 28-0 lead in the second quarter against Brandon-Evansville and did not look back. Head coach Tim Pattrin said injuries from earlier games forced him to start some of the team’s younger players against Underwood.

“We played a lot of young guys tonight and we had a couple of young mistakes,” Pattrin said. “They will learn and be better for it.”

The Chargers were only able to rush for a total of 85 yards while passing for 102. Quarterback Tom Bosek completed only three passes, but two were for long touchdowns. McKennen Plaster caught one pass for 62 yards and a touchdown, and Collin Carlson caught a 32-yard pass in the fourth quarter for a touchdown. Skyler Quinn also caught one pass for eight yards.

James Huisman led Brandon-Evansville’s rushing attack with 13 carries for 54 yards.

Plaster led the defense with 21 tackles and Quinn had 10.

Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is the sports editor at the Pierce County Herald. Before working at the Herald, Blaze was a sports reporter at the Alexandria Echo Press for one year and 10 months. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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