November 1, 2012 | volume 117, Issue No. 44

Bombers take down Wolves in shutout

The Barnum Bombers football team had five different players scoring with Zach Peterson and Colton Selix leading the way in a 55-0 shutout of Walker-Hackensack-Akeley in the semifinals of Section 7A played in Barnum on Saturday, October 27. The 8-2 and 6-0 conference champion Bombers led 42-0 at halftime.

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Bomber Brandon Newman runs through a large hole for big yardage.

Peterson had bookend touchdown runs of seven and three yards on each side of a three-yard run by Selix. With two runs for points by Selix being good and the last effort failing, it was 22-0 after just a quarter of play.

Daniel Warpula raced 41 yards for a score and the pass for points failed for 28-0. Selix got his second TD run on a three-yard score and Warpula ran for the points for 36-0. Brandon Newman closed out the first half scoring with a five-yard run and with the run for points failing, it was 42-0 at the break.

Mitchell Weller was the fourth Bomber to score as he had the first score of the third quarter on a three-yard run. With the kick failing, it was 48-0. Zac Carlson tacked on a late scored as he had a fourth frame fumble recovery returned for 70 yards. Seth Vogt hit the kick for the final score of 55-0.

The 8-2 and 6-0 Bombers, whose only losses were to Moose Lake-Willow River and Cloquet to start the season, will try to make it eight in a row as they take on the 8-1 Cook County Vikings. The game on Saturday, November 1 at Duluth Public Schools Stadium should be a very good battle as Cook County’s only loss, conference or otherwise, was to Barnum back on September 14.

Reader Comments

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Bizworldusa writes:

Nice game this is. Congratulations to Bombers for winning the game. This is excellent match Bombers won in the shutout..... Regards, Bizworldusa