West Wins Over East in 8 Man All Star Game

The West team defeated the East 34-22 Saturday to win the 42nd annual Sertoma 8 Man All Star Game played at Hastings College. Giltner quarterback Dayne Hinrichs was the West offensive MVP completing 5 of 11 passes for 115 total yards and 3 touchdowns including a 28 yard TD pass to Mullen grad Zac Sweet. Gage Haake of Sandhills/Thedford also got into the scoring act for the West team when East punter Drew Bippes of Falls City Sacred Heart chased after a bad snap, lost the ball in the end zone, and had it recovered by Haake for a West touchdown. It was the West’s fourth win in a row in the series and their 10th win in the last 12 meetings to even the all time series at 21 wins a piece.