Unbeaten Wheelers top Spartans 56-7
EXIRA (Sept. 17) -- Gavin Smith scored four rushing touchdowns and passed for two more here Friday night, leading the third-ranked Audubon Wheelers to a 56-7 win over Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton.
The 8-Player, District 10 matchup saw Audubon build a 28-0 lead by the 4:25 mark of the second quarter and score 28 unanswered points in the second half. The Wheelers improved to 4-0 overall and 2-0 in District 10.
Exira-EHK, now 2-2 overall and 1-2 in district play, scored its only touchdown late in the first half when Trey Petersen connected with Tyler Kingery on a 17-yard touchdown pass.
Audubon’s defense came up with four takeaways (three interceptions) and the Wheelers also scored on special teams when Braden Wessel ran back a punt 38 yards. Smith finished with 176 rushing yards and TD runs of 2, 16, 3 and 39 yards.
The Spartans will host Bedford (2-2) on Homecoming night this Friday at 7:00 p.m.
1 2 3 4 F
Audubon 14 14 21 7 56
Exira-EHK 0 7 0 0 7
Audubon: Gavin Smith 2-yd. run (kick good) - 1st qt., 8:51.
Audubon: Carter Andreason 21-yd. pass from Smith (kick good) - 1st qt., 4:15.
Audubon: Smith 16-yd. run (kick good) - 2nd qt., 11:45.
Audubon: Braden Wessel 5-yd. pass from Smith (kick good) - 2nd qt., 4:25.
E-EHK: Tyler Kingery 17-yd. pass from Trey Petersen (kick good) - 2nd qt., 2:20.
Audubon: Smith 3-yd. run (kick good) - 3rd qt., 9:01.
Audubon: Smith 39-yd. run (kick good) - 3rd qt., 7:32.
Audubon: Wessel 38-yd. punt return (kick good) - 3rd qt., 3:48.
Audubon: Evan Alt 3-yd. run (kick good) - 4th qt., 1:26.
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