BOTTINEAU (NewsDakota.com) The Cardinal football team traveled north to play AA West Opponent Bottineau Braves. Carrington came out with a win beating the Braves 20-7. The Cards improve to 3-2 in the Division, 4-2-1 overall. Bottineau drops to 0-5 in the Division, 2-5 overall.
Both teams scored in the first half, Carrington’s Seth Abaurrea ran it in from 19 yards out in the first quarter making it 6-0 Cards. Then Bottineau’s Jesse Klebe had a 74 yard touchdown run in the second quarter making it 7-6 at the half.
Then it was all Carrington in the second half, Casey Murphy threw to Alex Nelson for a 30 yard touchdown pass in the third quarter, the two point conversion was good making it 14-7 Carrington. Carrington also had a 66 yard interception return for a touchdown as time expired in the fourth quarter making it 20-7 Carrington.
Carrington had 144 totals yards rushing.
Next up for The Cards, is parents night against Beulah at 7p in Carrington, 6:30p pregame on AM 1600 KDAK.
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