The score was 107-84 — It's Friday night lights in 6-man football
The final score Friday night was 107-84. It was a 6-man football game featuring a combined 191 points on 28 touchdowns.
Yes, you read that score, correctly. It was 107-84, but it was not high school basketball.
Midway-Minto scored 84 points in a high school football game Friday night and still lost by three touchdowns to Drake-Anamoose's 107 points.
The game featured a combined 191 points on 28 touchdowns.
The second-quarter scoring alone produced a remarkable 91 points (53 by Drake-Anamoose, 38 by Midway-Minto).
The score was close in the fourth quarter with Drake-Anamoose holding an 89-84 lead over Midway-Minto. But then Drake-Anamoose made three consecutive touchdowns to win the game.
Drake-Anamoose quarterback Payton Martin scored 13 touchdowns (seven rushing, six passing) in the game, according to the game report in the Grand Forks Herald . Midway-Minto's Seth Robinson had seven touchdowns (six passing and one rushing.)
For the record:
The Drake-Anamoose Raiders football team has 12 players and is 6-0 for the season. The Raiders are coached by Anthony Cook and one assistant coach.
The Midway/Minto Mustangs football team has 14 players and is 3-2 for the season. The Mustangs are coached by Kevin Durkin and two assistant coaches.