High School Football Scores 8/25

High School Football Scores 8/25
South Loup vs Elm Creek Photo by Dean Ringlein

Twin Loup and Anselmo-Merna opened the high school football season against one another Thursday night at Clark Adams Field in Merna. Twin Loup pulled away in the second half scoring 24 unanswered points to claim a 32-6 win. Anselmo-Merna got on the board first on a 12 yard run by quarterback Quinten Myers to go up 6-0 with 2:18 remaining in the first quarter. It didn’t take long for Twin Loup answer as 18 seconds later Rusty Oxford hooked up with Waylon McBride for a 57 yard touchdown pass. Twin Loup would make good on the two point conversion to lead 8-6 which is where the score stayed until half time. The Wolves pulled away in the second half as Slate Micheel had two touchdown runs and Rusty Oxford had an 11 yard touchdown run late in the fourth to seal the win. Anselmo-Merna will host Ansley/Litchfield next week and Twin Loup will host Mullen.

Area Scores
Sumner-Eddyville-Miller 72, Brady 26
Elm Creek 54, South Loup 28

Other football scores from Thursday night
Thursday (08/25/2022)

Adams Central 28, Minden 7
Dundy County Stratton 54, Julesburg, CO (Sedgwick County) 14
Fairbury 35, Tri County 0
Gretna 44, Omaha Burke 0
Hay Springs 28, Paxton 6
Johnson-Brock 46, Southern 6
Kearney 14, Lincoln East 6
Maywood-Hayes Center 41, Sutherland 22
Omaha Westview 1, Omaha Buena Vista 0 (Forfeit)
Shelton 58, Elba 12
Southwest 60, South Platte 6
Sterling 49, Heartland Lutheran 13
Twin Loup 32, Anselmo-Merna 6