Norfolk Catholic Three-Peats As C1 Champs
Posted: 21 November, 2012
LINCOLN (AP) - Kyle Schaefer scored the go-ahead touchdown on his only carry of the game, and fourth-ranked Norfolk Catholic became the first school to win three straight Class C1 football championships with a 24-13 victory over No. 2 Boone Central/Newman Grove on Tuesday.
Schaefer’s 5-yard run with 3:16 left in the third quarter gave the Knights a 17-13 lead. Jordan Bellar’s second touchdown pass of the game, a 38-yarder to Allen Lewis early in the fourth, made it an 11-point game. Jackson Love rushed for 144 yards on 21 carries, and Bellar ran for 61 yards on eight attempts. Boone Central’s Tanner Mazour was 18 for 32 for 257 yards but was intercepted three times. Blake Slizoski had 72 yards on 10 carries for the Cardinals.