The Paxton Tigers hosted The Sutherland Sailors Thursday September Seventh. The Sailors came into Paxton with an 0-2 record on the year where as Paxton looked to continue the undefeated season. Paxton’s rushing attack got off to a hot start with Junior Half Back Kaden Schow breaking one off for a 59 yard touchdown two minutes into the opening quarter.
When Scott Jorgensen’s squad took the field next Ryan Fox found Dawson Helmer for a 70 yard score. The Sailors would answer with points of their own after a 1 yard touchdown run by Bennett Floyd. Paxton would then respond with points of their own this time Treyton Hebblethwaite was on the receiving end of a 25 yard Ryan Fox touchdown pass. The Tigers would then go on to score 27 unanswered points.
The Tigers would end up with 265 yards on the ground opposed to the Sailor’s 144. The Allo Fiber Player of the Game for The Sutherland Sailors was Bennett Floyd who ran the ball 21 times for 104 yards and two scores. The Sailors will be in action again next Friday as they host South Loup.
The Allo Fiber Player of the Game for the Paxton Tigers was Senior Ryan Fox who not only had two passing touchdowns with over 125 yards passing he also had two rushing touchdowns and a kickoff return for a touchdown. The Tigers will be in action again on September 22nd as they’ll travel to Crawford.