Cowboys stay undefeated with playoff win over WDC
Cole Edwards scored two of Breckenridge's six rushing touchdowns Tuesday night as the Cowboys eliminated Wadena-Deer Creek from the Section 6AA playoffs with a 42-0 victory.
Playing in snow and wind, the top-ranked Cowboys settled for a 16-0 halftime lead over the Wolverines as Ryan Voss and Preston Kappes scored on runs of three yards and one yard.
The Cowboys exploded for 26 points in the second half as Stephen Erlandson scored from 11 yards out, Cass Edwards scored from six and nine yards out and Cole Praus went in from the 11.
The undefeated Cowboys were a 48-7 winner over WDC Oct. 8 in Breckenridge.
Chad Fredericksen's undefeated and state-ranked Cowboys will advance to face No. 5 Holdingford Saturday in a 6 p.m. game. No. 2 Pierz will host No. 3 Otter Tail Central at 7 p.m. Saturday in the other Section 6AA semifinal game.
The Wolverines ended their season with a 1-8 record.
WDC 0 0 0 0 - 0
Breck 8 8 12 14 - 42
Breck: Ryan Voss 3 yd run (PAT Stephen Erlandson run), Preston Kappes 1 yd run (PAT Erlandson run), Erlandson 11 yd run (PAT failed), Cass Edwards 6 yd run (PAT failed), Edwards 9 yd run (PAT failed), Cole Praus 11 yd run (PAT Praus run)