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Paynesville all-purpose senior back Josh Bungum, left, weaves his way through Melrose tacklers in the first half on Friday in Paynesville. Bungum ran for two touchdowns and threw for two more scores in the Bulldogs' 28-12 win. Tribune photo by Tom Larson.

Bungum fuels Bulldogs' rout of Dutchmen


PAYNESVILLE -- Josh Bungum racked up 377 total yards after running for 230 and throwing for another 147 and was part of all four of Paynesville's touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs past Melrose 28-12 in a non-conference game Friday.

After a scoreless first quarter, Bungum fired scoring strikes covering 27 yards to Jason Kampsen and 14 yards to Weston Brinkman in the second quarter to put Paynesville (3-1) ahead 14-6.

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