Kaczor Leads Tech Past Apollo

Kaczor Leads Tech Past Apollo Click to Enlarge Photo: Matt Demczyk (KNSI)

Sep 2, 2017 at 10:37 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI)- The St. Cloud Tech Tigers defeated the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles on Friday night. 

Tech struck first as quarterback Nate Trewick found Trent Meyer for a touchdown. 

Eagles wide receiver Jonh Sithamat returned the ensuing kickoff 71 yards for a touchdown and tied the game at 7. 

The Tigers dominated the rest of the 1st half and scored 28 straight points. Brevyn Spann-Ford made a miraculous one handed catch in the endzone to give the Tigers a 14-7 lead. James Kaczor scored touchdowns on consecutive drives to put the Tigers up 28-7. 

Late in the 2nd quarter, Scott Kippley caught a screen pass and took it 29 yards for a touchdown to give the Tigers a 35-7. Apollo added a field goal right before halftime and Tech went into the locker room with a 35-10 lead. 

In the 3rd quarter, James Kaczor once again found the end zone and put the Tigers ahead 42-10. Kaczor scored three touchdowns and was named the All-Star Trophy and Awards Player of the Game. 

Keon McCray scored a touchdown for Apollo in the 4th quarter but it wasn't enough as the Tigers came away with a 42-16 victory. 

With the win, Tech improves to 1-0 on the season. They are on the road taking on Brainerd next Friday night. The KNSI Sports Network will broadcast that game live with coverage beginning at 6:45. 

With the loss, Apollo falls to 0-1 on the year. They travel to Rocori to battle the Spartans next Friday night.  

 Listen To Post Game Interview With Head Coach Greg Martig: Greg Martig Post Game Interview.mp3

Audio Highlights:

Tech Highlights 

Trent Meyer TD Catch.mp3

Brevyn Spann-Ford 5 Yard TD Catch.mp3

James Kaczor TD Run,mp3

Scott Kippley 29 Yard TD Run.mp3

Apollo Highlights 

Jonh Sithamat Kick Return TD.mp3

Keon McCray TD Run.mp3

Central MN Scoreboard 

Cambridge-Isanti 28 Sartell 2 

Brainerd 30 Buffalo 23

Sauk Rapids-Rice 16 St. Francis 6

Alexandria 34 Andover 28 

Litchfield 25 Cathedral 0

Rocori 20 Detroit Lakes 12 

Post Game Interview With Rocori Head Coach Mike Rowe: Mike Rowe Post Game Interview.mp3

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