The Northland Pines Eagles were defeated at home Friday, September 15th by the Hurley Midgets, with a final score of 46-32.
It was Youth Night for the Eagles, the younger football players and cheerleaders getting to feel what its like on the big field. Pines struggled in the first half, allowing the Midgets to score 16, going into halftime with a score of 16-8. After the half, both teams went on runs of their own, Hurley scoring 30 and Pines 24.
The Eagles’ comeback fell short as the Midgets got too far ahead, final score 46-32. The Eagles are now 0-5 on the season.
Pines will hope to show their second half play all game against Ironwood Friday the 22nd at 7. This is the Homecoming game for Pines, so come out and show some Eagle Pride!