By PATRICK SLACK
Junior Mitch Messman gave the Holdingford football team an early lead, but visiting St. Cloud Cathedral rallied for a 14-6 season-opening win, Aug. 31.
Messman scored on a 2-yard rush in the first quarter to give Holdingford a 6-0 lead, but the Huskers could not score again.
Messman finished with 66 yards rushing and completed 13-of-28 passes for 102 yards.
Junior Jordan Gombos had four receptions for 37 yards and senior Jon Skwira compiled 70 yards of offense with 42 rushing yards and 28 receiving yards.