Elgin Public/Pope John wins Class D1 football title - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

Sports

Elgin Public/Pope John wins Class D1 football title

Posted:
Ross Schindler ran for 141 yards as Elgin/Pope John won its second straight state title with a 40-14 victory over Exeter-Milligan. Ross Schindler ran for 141 yards as Elgin/Pope John won its second straight state title with a 40-14 victory over Exeter-Milligan.

Ross Schindler ran for 141 yards and two touchdowns and Blake Anderson for 110 yards and a score as second-ranked Elgin/Pope John won its second straight state football championship with a 40-14 victory over No. 4 Exeter-Milligan in the Class D1 final Monday.

The Wolfpack (13-0) trailed 14-8 at halftime. Anderson's 9-yard TD run gave the Wolfpack the lead and started a half in which it outscored Exeter-Milligan 32-0.

Elgin/Pope John has won 26 straight games and is 33-3 in three seasons as a co-op between Elgin Public High and Pope John High.

Exeter-Milligan's James Sluka completed 12 of 19 passes, with one interception, for 114 yards and a touchdown. Kyle Jenson caught six of Sluka's passes for 69 yards for Exeter-Milligan (12-1).

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KTIV Television Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Clayton at (712) 239-4100 x209. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.