WYMORE -- The Freeman football team went on the road Friday night to beat Southern, improving their record to 3-0 on the season.

The Falcons defeated the Raiders 48-21 in Wymore.

They jumped on top early, outscoring Southern 28-7 in the first quarter.

Logan Anderson got things rolling when he scored on a 34-yard touchdown run with 11:18 left in the quarter, making it 7-0 early.

Freeman got the ball back and with 8:04 left in the quarter, Lane Cacek was able to score from two yards out, making it 14-0.

It didn't take long for the Falcons to score again. They got the ball back and Jacob Gramann was able to find Blake Kastanek for a 75 yard touchdown pass to run the score to 21-0.

Southern would cut the lead to 21-7 when Drake Adams recovered a fumble and ran it in from one yard out.

Freeman came back with a 36 yard touchdown pass from Gramann to Kastanek as time expired in the first quarter, making it 28-7.

Freeman added to the lead late in the second quarter. A one yard touchdown run by Tyler Adams made it 35-7.

Southern scored on a 60-yard touchdown pass from Adams to Braxton Bradley with 55 seconds left in the half. The PAT blocked, making it 35-13 at half time.

Neither team would score in the third quarter. In the fourth quarter, Lane Cacek scored on a five yard touchdown run to make it 42-13.

Southern's Dalton Johnson came back and scored on a 25-yard touchdown run with 3:37 left in the game.

Freeman's Gabe Eisenbarth capped the game's scoring with a 77 yard touchdown run, making the final score 48-21.

Gramann was 7 for 15 passing for 181 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. He also ran the ball 13 times for 58 yards.

Cacek led the rushing attack with 25 carries for 138 yards and two touchdowns. Logan Anderson had 14 carries for 122 yards and one touchdown. Eisenbarth had the one carry for 77 yards and a touchdown. Adam's one rushing attempt resulted in a one yard touchdown run.

Kastanek had two receptions for 116 yards and two touchdowns. Logan Anderson had three receptions for 33 yards and Michael Gronewold had two receptions for 32 yards.

Kastanek also had an interception in the game while Austin Adams had a fumble recovery. Gage Rogman had a sack.

For Southern, Drake Adams was 6 for 19 passing for 147 yards and one touchdown. He also had an interceptions. Adams also ran the ball 10 times for 52 yards.

Dalton Johnson ran the ball six times for 41 yards and a touchdown. Jace Hunt ran five times for 40 yards.

Braxton Bradley had one reception for 60 yards and a touchdown. Trevin Saathoff had two receptions for 55 yards and Payton Salts had two receptions for 29 yards.

Braden Klover had 20 tackles while Drake Adams had 14 tackles. Klover and Josh Lundstedt had a sack each. Dalton Johnson had one interception while Drake Adams had a fumble recovery.

Freeman is 3-0 and will host Fillmore Central on Friday. Southern is 0-3 and will host Johnson County Central.

Friday night scores


Norris 0 7 7 0 -- 14

Seward 14 7 6 7 -- 34

SEW--Ruth 45 pass from Krause (Glandt kick)

SEW--Core 21 pass from Krause (Glandt kick)

SEW--Krause 1 run (Glandt kick)

NOR--Hausmann 9 run (Ruhl kick)

SEW--Ruth 2 run (kick failed)

NOR--Schmidt 10 pass from Oerter (Ruhl kick)

SEW--Brees 5 run (Glandt kick)


FAIRBURY--Adam Wasserman did it all for the Jeffs, rushing 13 times for 186 yards and five touchdowns and finishing 8-for-12 passing with 84 yards and two touchdowns. As a kicker, Wasserman was 6-for-8 on PATs.

Falls City 0 0 7 7 -- 14

Fairbury 21 27 13 7 -- 68

FAIR--Wasserman 41 run (York kick)

FAIR--DeBoer 16 pass from Wasserman (Wasserman kick)

FAIR--Wasserman 43 run (Wasserman kick)

FAIR--Wasserman 28 run (Wasserman kick)

FAIR--Wasserman 10 run (Wasserman kick)

FAIR--Firmanik 4 pass from Wasserman (kick failed)

FAIR--Amundson 63 punt return (Wasserman kick)

FAIR--Wasserman 3 run (Wasserman kick)

FC--Vrtiska 75 kickoff return (Aldana kick)

FAIR--DeBoer 92 kickoff return (kick failed)

FC--Burns 28 run (Aldana kick)

FAIR--Buxton 87 pass from Wanamaker (York kick)


Wilber-Clatonia 15 0 0 14 -- 29

Elmwood-Murdock 0 0 0 0 -- 0

WC--Cerveny 33 run (Kalkwarf kick)

WC--Cerveny 20 run (T. Rezabek pass from Kalk)

WC--C. Rezabek 9 pass from Pulliam (Kalk kick)

WC--J. Kubicek 54 pass from Pulliam (Kalk kick)


ODELL--Peyton Mohr rushed for 141 yards on nine carries and scored three touchdowns to lead Diller-Odell. Ryan Arnold threw for 113 yards and a score. Chase Morris rushed for 125 yards on 26 carries to lead Superior.

Superior 0 8 8 0 -- 16

Diller-Odell 22 16 13 0 -- 51

DO--McLaughlin 15 run (Mohr pass)

DO--Mohr 17 run (pass failed)

DO--Landenberger 5 run (Mohr run)

DO--Landenberger 3 run (Martin run)

DO--Mohr 31 pass from Arnold (McLaughlin run)

SUP--Baker 44 pass from Healey (Morris run)

DO--Mohr 75 run (Baker pass)

DO--Mohr 12 run (Sutton kick)

SUP--Score NA


EXETER--Pawnee City's TJ Mawhiney passed for 177 yards and three touchdowns on nine completions. Joey Bartu had 162 yards rushing and three touchdowns on 30 attempts, and Spencer Pribyl had 210 passing yards and two TDs for Exeter-Milligan.

Pawnee City 6 14 12 14 -- 46

Exeter-Milligan 18 14 6 6 -- 44

EM--Zeleny safety

EM--Pribyl 1 run (Bartu run)

EM--Maxson 10 pass from Pribyl (Bartu pass from Pribyl)

PC--Mawhiney 39 run (conversion failed)

EM--Bartu 3 run (conversion failed)

PC--Wiley 13 pass from Mawhiney (Wiley run)

EM--Maxson 33 pass from Pribyl (Pribyl run)

PC--Koester 58 pass from Mawhiney (conversion failed)

PC--Koester 53 run (conversion failed)

EM--Adams blocked punt return (conversion failed)

EM--Bartu 15 run (conversion failed)

PC--Mawhiney 1 run (Wiley run)

EM--Bartu 11 run (Pribyl run)

PC--Wiley 36 pass from Mawhiney (conversion failed)


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