Rocori Football Tops Winona to Advance to the Prep Bowl
The Rocori football team has advanced Class 4-A State Championship after topping Winona 48-24 at U.S. Bank Stadium Friday night. Rocori trailed 14-7 at halftime but outscored Winona 20-3 in the 3rd quarter and 21-7 in the 4th quarter.
Jack Steil ran for 168 yards and 5 touchdowns and threw for 134 yards for the Spartans. Brady Linn ran for 100 yards and 2 touchdowns for Rocori. Tucker Haakonson had 3 interceptions for the Spartans. Rocori forced 5 turnovers. Jack Steil is also a great baseball player. He has signed to play college baseball at the University of Nebraska.
Rocori improves to 10-2 and will play the SMB Wolfpack on November November 29 at 4pm. Hear the game on AM 1240/FM 95.3 WJON. SMB Wolfpack beat Hutchinson 22-16 Thursday.
Winona ends their season with an 11-1 record.