PERHAM -- Senior quarterback Cale Wolf ran for a touchdown and passed for three more as the Pequot Lakes Patriots eked out a 29-28 win over Class 3A’s 10th-ranked Perham Yellowjackets Thursday, Oct. 10.
A 1-yard quarterback sneak and a 16-yard pass to Daltin Ackerman gave the Patriots a 16-0 lead at halftime.
Perham tallied 14 unanswered points in the third.
Wolf hit Alex Morgan with a 55-yard strike early in the fourth to make it 22-14 only to see the Yellowjackets score twice and take over 28-22.
Wolf wrapped up the scoring with a 5-yard pass to Bode Magnuson late in the quarter and the point after kick by Ackerman was the winning difference.
Wolf completed 16 of 26 passes for 209 yards.
Pequot Lakes 8 8 0 13 -- 29
Perham 0 0 14 14 -- 28
PL-Cale Wolf 1 run (Daltin Ackerman pass from Wolf)
PL-Ackerman 16 pass from Wolf (Zach Jorgens run)
Per-Dawson Kellogg 5 run (Kellogg run)
Per-Kellogg 4 run (run fail)
PL-Alex Morgan 55 pass from Wolf (pass fail)
Per-Noah Rooney 82 run (Kelloff run)
Per-Finn Diggins 20 pass from Colton Hackel (run fail)
PL-Bode Magnuson 5 pass from Wolf (Ackerman kick)
Rushes-yards: PL 41-117, Per 54-245
Pass comp-att-int-yds: PL 16-26-0-209, Per 6-15-0-99
Total offense: PL 326, Per 344
Rushing: PL-Zach Jorgens 17-60, Darby Boelter 9-27
Passing: PL-Cale Wolf 16-26-0-209
Receiving: PL-Alex Morgan 3-87, Bode Magnuson5-53, Dalton Ackerman 3-44
Overall: PL 5-2. Next: Pequot Lakes hosts Fergus Falls 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16.