High School Highlights

FOOTBALL

Amherst 42

Witt-Birn 0

The three-time defending champion Falcons stifled the Chargers in a Central Wisconsin Conference-Large Division clash in Wittenberg on Friday.

Michael Gibson led Wittenberg-Birnamwood with 42 rushing yards while Jack Stewart tallied 38. Stewart also led the team’s defense with six tackles and a sack while Shane Herb and Ethan Wesolowski each picked off a pass.

Wittenberg-Birnamwood fell to 2-1 overall and 0-1 in conference play.

Northland Pines 64

Marion/Tigerton 14

The Eagles rolled past the Thundercatz in a nonconference clash on Friday night in Tigerton.

Northland Pines rushed for 480 yards and eight touchdowns in the contest. The Marion/Tigerton co-op scored both of its touchdowns in the first half.

Austin Hoffmann scored on a 58-yard touchdown run in the first quarter for the co-op before connecting with Dhonivan Haas on a 20-yard passing score in the second.

Denmark 41

Clintonville 7

A big first half propelled the Vikings to a North Eastern Conference win over the Truckers on Friday in Clintonville.

Gerald Wood caught a 22-yard pass from Sean Finger for the lone Clintonville touchdown in the second quarter. Finger passed for 116 yards but the Truckers only rushed for 38 yards on 24 attempts.