Football: Perham cruises past Patriots

Pequot Lakes Football


Caden Nelson totaled 58 rushing yards and a touchdown for the Pequot Lakes Patriots as they were defeated by the Perham Yellowjackets 27-7 Wednesday, Oct. 20.

Ryan Harmela was the leading receiver for the Patriots as he caught four passes for 37 yards.

Pequot ends their regular season with a 1-7 record and were scheduled to face Aitkin on the road in the section 7-3A playoffs Tuesday, Oct. 26.

Pequot Lakes 0 0 0 7 -- 7


Perham 7 20 0 0 -- 27

First quarter

Per-Colton Hackel 1 run (Hackel kick good)

Second quarter

Per-Levi Richter 50 run (C. Hackel pass to Gage Germolus)

Per-Noah Thompson 36 run (C. Hackel run)

Per-Hudson Hackel 9 run (run fail)


Fourth quarter

PL-Caden Nelson 2 run (Tommy Blomer kick good)

Team statistics

Rushes-yards: PL 33-66, Per 35-209

Pass comp-att-int-yds: PL 13-28-2-128, Per 4-12-0-28

Total offense: PL 61-194, Per 47-237

Individual leaders


Rushing: PL-Caden Nelson 20-58

Passing: PL- Grant Loge 10-24-2-99, Clay Erickson 3-4-0-29

Receiving: PL- Ryan Harmela 4-37, Evin Ruud 3-34, Cullen Kratochvil 2-19

Overall: PL 1-7.

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