By PATRICK SLACK
Senior Jon Skwira rushed for a touchdown in each quarter to lift the Holdingford football team to a 27-6 win at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted (HLWW), Friday.
Skwira finished the night with 88 yards rushing on 21 carries.
Junior Mitch Messman completed 7-of-16 passes for 119 yards through the air, with junior Cody Bialka catching two passes for 27 yards, junior Jeremy Springer making a 39-yard reception and junior Jordan Gombos hauling in a 24-yard pass.
The Huskers remained tied with Maple Lake atop the Central Minnesota Conference (CMC) with the win, improving to 4-0 in the CMC.
Holdingford 27, HLWW 6
Holdingford 7 7 6 7 – 27
HLWW 0 6 0 7 – 6
HOLD: Jon Skwira 1 run (Kyle Kolstad kick).
HLWW: Aalid 8 pass from Smith (kick blocked).
HOLD: Skwira 9 run (Kolstad kick).
HOLD: Skwira 2 run (kick failed).
HOLD: Skwira 8 run (Kolstad kick).
Pierz—Rushing: Jon Skwira, 21-88; Jordan Gombos, 8-36; Mitch Messman, 12-12; Cody Bialka, 2-8. Passing: Messman, 7-16, 119. Receiving: Jeremy Springer, 1-39; Bialka, 2-27; Gombos, 1-24.