BISMARCK (NewsDakota.com) The Cardinals were in action on Saturday, September 15th at the Community Bowl against AA opponent Bismarck St. Marys. Carrington shut out the Saints 18-0 and improve to 2-1 (1-1 Region) on the season. St. Marys drops to 2-2 (1-1 Region).
Carrington drew first blood late in the second quarter. With 2:34 remaining, Cole Hendrickson scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak making it 6-0, extra point was no good. Then right before the end of the first half, Casey Murphy scored from two yards out, the 2 point conversion was no good making it 12-0 Carrington.
Carrington came out of the gates strong at the start of the third quarter, Casey Murphy took it 50 yards for the touchdown with just a little over 30 seconds played in the third quarter, making it 18-0, extra point was no good.
The Cardinal defense had 6 interceptions on the night, Alex Nelson had 2 of them.
Casey Murphy had over 200 yards rushing with two touchdowns for the Cardinals.
Next up for the Cards is Homecoming against Turtle-Mountain this Friday, Sept. 21st, pregame on KDAK 1600 AM will be around 5:30p, kickoff 6p.
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