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James Huisman goes for a stiff-arm against Ashby last Friday. Brandon-Evansville beat Ashby 26-22 in the game and Huisman scored the go-ahead touchdown on a kickoff return. (Photo by Blaze Fugina)

Kickoff return gives B-E victory over Ashby

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After giving up the go-ahead touchdown with two minutes left in the fourth quarter, the Brandon-Evansville football team was able to pull out a 26-22 home win over Ashby thanks to a kickoff return touchdown by James Huisman.


The Chargers were able to pick up the rivalry game victory even though Ashby outgained them in total offensive yards 451 to 238.

Head coach Tim Pattrin said the win was one of the best for Chargers football in his second season with the team.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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