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West Central Area football
September 22, 2018
Football: Knights erupt in easy win over W-DC
The West Central Area football team made easy work of Wadena-Deer Creek on Friday night as the Knights (2-2) coasted to a 52-6 win. WCA put up 448 yards of total offense, compared to 178 for the Wolverines (1-3). The Knights ran for 285 yards on 45 carries and threw for an additional...
September 22, 2018 - 10:27am
August 31, 2018
Football: Breckenridge tops WCA-A 34-20 on fog-covered field
Early in the third quarter of West Central Area-Ashby’s season opener against Breckenridge, a thick fog rolled in and created a movie-like...
August 31, 2018 - 11:55pm
August 21, 2018
Football: Knights prepping for title defense
The West Central Area-Ashby football team doesn’t envision the transition to a new head coach slowing them down. “I don’t feel it’s a...
August 21, 2018 - 10:39am
November 3, 2017
Football: Knights reign as Section 6AA Champions
The West Central Area football team hit the Fargodome field for the Section 6, Class AA Championship game hard, shocking the Pillager defense...
November 3, 2017 - 10:22pm
October 26, 2017
Football: Knights clicking at the right time ahead of section semis
The West Central Area-Ashby football team entered the Section 6, Class AA playoffs on Tuesday night with a 4-4 record but winners of two out...
October 26, 2017 - 12:11pm
October 25, 2017
Football: Knights end Osakis' season in section playoffs
The West Central Area football team is the second seed in the Section 6, Class AA playoffs and continued a good stretch of play with a 30-13...
October 25, 2017 - 12:24pm
September 30, 2017
Football: Pillager shows off its ground game to spoil Knights' homecoming game
The West Central Area football team played in front of a big homecoming crowd on Saturday afternoon, but those fans saw an impressive showing...
September 30, 2017 - 9:19pm
October 3, 2016
Football: Knights run to first win in overtime over BBE
The West Central Area-Ashby football team earned its first win of the season in a 33-27 high-scoring overtime victory over Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa at home on Friday night in Barrett. The Knights (1-4) found success on the ground, rushing for 190 of their 248 yards on the night.
October 3, 2016 - 12:09pm
Football: Anderson, Knights welcome a game to have some fun again
West Central Area junior quarterback Ross Anderson scanned the field early in the fourth quarter in the season opener at Morris on Friday and...
September 3, 2016 - 1:00am
September 28, 2015
WCA runs past Panthers on homecoming
The Parkers Prairie football team dropped its record to 3-3 after a 39-12 loss to West Central Area on homecoming as the Knights improved to 3-3 with their third straight win. The Panthers got off to a good start when Harry Samuelson hit Travis Yohnke for a 14-yard touchdown in the...
September 28, 2015 - 3:28pm
September 5, 2013
Area week one football recaps
WEST CENTRAL AREA 39, W-DC 22 The West Central Area football team got its season off on the right foot with a win over Wadena-Deer Creek after racking up 354 total yards last Friday. Jordan Beuckens had two touchdown passes. One of those was to Dakotah Kashmark on a 17-yard...
September 5, 2013 - 9:43am