PREP FOOTBALL: Elks win playoff game
ELKTON, S.D. – The Elkton-Lake Benton football team defeated Parker 35-18 in the first round of the Class 9AA football playoffs on Tuesday in Elkton (S.D.).
The Elks were led by Heath Schindler’s two touchdowns, one running and one on a pass from Trevan Farnham. Farnham and Schindler also connected on a two-point conversion.
Kicker Andrew Kirschenman was three-for-three on extra points and hit field goals of 20 and 35 yards in the win. Nathan Krog and Jose Flores scored the two other E-LB touchdowns, on an interception and run, respectively.
The Elks (7-2) will be in action again on Monday when they hit the road to face either Arlington or Deubrook Area in the Quarterfinal Round of playoffs.
Elkton-Lake Benton 35, Parker 18
Parker 6 6 0 6 – 18
Elkton/Lake Benton 14 3 7 11 – 35
P – Jake Anderson 59 run (conversion failed), 10:06.
E-LB – Nathan Krog 45 interception return (Andrew Kirschenman kick), 6:00.
E-LB – Heath Schindler 14 run (Kirschenman kick), 3:38.
P – Cordell Duyck 2 run (conversion failed), 4:01.
E-LB – Kirschenman 20 field goal, 0:14.
E-LB – Jose Flores 35 run (Kirschenman kick), 4:40.
E-LB – Schindler 4 pass from Trevan Farnham (Schindler pass from Farnham), 11:54.
P – Anderson 75 pass from Eric Hudstad (conversion failed), 3:15.
E-LB – Kirschenman 20 field goal, 1:49.
RUSHING – Elkton-Lake Benton (Jose Flores 2-57, Nathan Krog 9-52, Trevan Farnham 11-57, Walker Sik 7-37).
PASSING – Elkton-Lake Benton (Farnham 8-11-105-0).
RECEIVING – Elkton-Lake Benton (Heath Schindler 6-69).
RECORD – Parker (5-3 overall); Elkton-Lake Benton (7-2 overall).
NEXT GAME – Parker (season complete); Elkton-Lake Benton (travels to Arlington or Deubrook Area (White, S.D.) for Quarterfinal Round of Class 9AA playoffs on Monday).