High School Football Section Quarterfinals Tonight
The High School Football section quarterfinals will be played tonight throughout the area. AM 1390-the Fan will broadcast the section 8 5A quarterfinal game between Sauk Rapids-Rice and St. Cloud Apollo. The Eagles have won 3 straight games and are 3-5 while Sauk Rapids-Rice is 1-7. Apollo beat Sauk Rapids-Rice earlier this season 9-6 to at the time snap their 22-game school losing streak. The Eagles have since beat Tech and Fergus Falls.
Jay Caldwell and Seth Toupal call the Apollo/Sauk Rapids-Rice game tonight. The Storm posted their only win at ROCORI spoiling their homecoming in Cold Spring on September 29.
Elsewhere tonight a doubleheader will be played at St. Cloud State’s Husky Stadium. St. Cloud Cathedral will host Milaca at 6:15 at SCSU tonight in section 5 3A before St. Cloud Tech hosts Alexandria at 8:15 tonight in section 8 5A. Winners tonight will advance to the section semifinals on Saturday. Tech will play tonight without running back Jacob Peterson who broke his fibula last Wednesday against Rocori.
Moorhead and Sartell-St. Stephen are the top two seeds in section 8 5A and get a first round bye tonight. Annandale and Foley are the top two seeds in section 5 3A and get a first round bye and Rocori is seeded 2nd in section 8 4A and will play at home against either Fergus Falls or East Grand Forks Saturday night at 7pm. Hear Saturday’s Rocori game on AM 1390-the Fan.