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September 23, 2016
Luke Weniger (2) set sail on a first quarter touchdown run Friday night to put Verndale ahead of Bertha-Hewitt 6-0 in a game between two undefeated teams. Photo by Brian Hansel/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
September 23, 2016 - 8:15am
September 17, 2016
Hillcrest quarterback Sean McGuire (7) fired a pass past leaping Verndale defender Samuel Moore (55) during first half action Friday evening in Fergus Falls. The Pirtates intercepted six Hillcrest passes, notched five quarterback sacks and recovered one fumble in beating Hillcrest 18-0. Photo by Brian Hansel/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Pirates bushwhack Comets in first quarter
September 17, 2016 - 8:15am
September 10, 2016
Dan Deppa (18) and Samuel Moore (55) opened a big hole for Verndale quarterback Mack Jones (1) in the first quarter of Friday’s game with Brandon-Evansville. Jones punched in the game's first touchdown from 12 yards out. Verndale was a 34-20 winner in their season opener. Photo by Brian Hansel/Wadena Pioneer Journal
Pirates sail past Chargers 34-20
September 10, 2016 - 8:15am
September 3, 2016
Letterman Mack Jones (1) is one of the eight returning starters from last year's Verndale football team. The Pirates are banking on strength, speed and a strong passing game to overcome a lack of size and depth on the offensive line. Photo by Brian Hansel
Pirates have eight starters back for 2016 campaign
September 3, 2016 - 12:10am
December 7, 2015
Orlando, Blaha named to Class Nine-man football team
December 7, 2015 - 12:10am
October 23, 2015
Pirates keep heat on Rockets in 30-22 playoff loss
October 23, 2015 - 12:10am
October 18, 2015
Pirates ramble past Laporte 38-0
October 18, 2015 - 8:15am
October 11, 2015
Jones, Pirates hand Falcons 46-7 loss
October 11, 2015 - 8:15am
October 5, 2015
Rockets rally for 24-21 victory over Pirates
October 5, 2015 - 12:10am
September 27, 2015
Pirates race past Tigers for third straight win
September 27, 2015 - 12:08am
September 20, 2015
Dan Deppa (18) and a host of other Verndale defenders brought down Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart running back Jake Watkins (24) during the first half of last Friday's Homecoming football game at Mahlen Field. The Pirates limited the Mustangs to 174 yards in a 43-8 victory.
Pirates notch 43-8 Homecoming win over Mustangs
September 20, 2015 - 12:08am
September 12, 2015
Pirates bounce back with 30-8 victory over Bears
September 12, 2015 - 12:10am
September 5, 2015
McGuire, Comets storm past Pirates 39-8
September 5, 2015 - 12:10am
August 29, 2015
Pirates rally to defeat Chargers 22-20
August 29, 2015 - 12:10am
August 8, 2015
Ethan Orlando, left, Zach Johnson and Mitchell Blaha fire out as the Pirates run through some sprinting drills. Last week's camp was open to all Verndale football players in grades 7-12.
Summer football: Campers work on skills
August 8, 2015 - 12:10am
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