Raiders dash Irish hopes of State


No. 25 senior running back Hunter Malachek cuts a path through a pack of Norwood-Young America defenders during the Section 4AA finals at St. Cloud State University, Saturday, Nov. 5. Malachek went 37 yards on 15 carries against the N-YA Raiders. (Photos by Chad Pingel)

The Maple Lake football team ended its season at its eighth consecutive section finals game, Saturday, Nov. 5, at St. Cloud State University when it faced Norwood-Young America and fell 3-0.
The loss also dashed all hopes of advancing to the state football tournament which begins this week.
The Irish and the Raiders were evenly matched, holding each other to a scoreless game all the way until the third quarter. Both teams had opportunities, but couldn't put the football in the end zone.

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