High School Football Section Quarterfinals Tonight
The High School Football section quarterfinals will be played tonight throughout the area. AM 1390-the Fan will broadcast the section 85A quarterfinal game between Sauk Rapids-Rice and St. Cloud Apollo. The Eagles have won 3 straight games and are 3-5 while Sauk Rapids-Rice is 1-7. Apollo beat Sauk Rapids-Rice earlier this season 9-6 to at the time snap their 22-game school losing streak. The Eagles have since beat Tech and Fergus Falls.
Jay Caldwell and Seth Toupal call the Apollo/Sauk Rapids-Rice game tonight. The Storm posted their only win at Rocori spoiling their homecoming in Cold Spring on September 29.
Elsewhere tonight a doubleheader will be played at St. Cloud State’s Husky Stadium. St. Cloud Cathedral will host Milaca at 6:15 at SCSU tonight in section 53A before St. Cloud Tech hosts Alexandria at 8:15 tonight in section 85A. Winners tonight will advance to the section semifinals on Saturday. Tech will play tonight without running back Jacob Peterson who broke his fibula last Wednesday against Rocori.
Moorhead and Sartell-St. Stephen are the top two seeds in section 85A and get a first round bye tonight. Annandale and Foley are the top two seeds in section 53A and get a first round bye and Rocori is seeded 2nd in section 84A and will play at home against either Fergus Falls or East Grand Forks Saturday night at 7pm. Hear Saturday’s Rocori game on AM 1390-the Fan.