Metro high school football roundup for Friday, Sept. 16

Recaps from Friday night's local football in Fargo, Moorhead, Horace and Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton

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Moorhead senior Karson Wendt (26) runs with the ball during a game against Bemidji on Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, in Bemidji.
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Moorhead 35, Bemidji 27

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Moorhead topped Bemidji on Friday in a Minnesota Class 5A, Section 8 matchup.

The Spuds improved to 2-1 overall, while Bemidji fell to 0-3.

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Moorhead sophomore Owen Thielges (33) runs the ball during a game against Bemidji on Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, in Bemidji.
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Moorhead senior Michael Haugo (4) defends Bemidji's Fisher Ganske (7) during a game on Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, in Bemidji.
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D-G-F 35, Perham 20

PERHAM, Minn. — Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton pushed its win streak to three games with the Rebels’ victory over Perham in Minnesota Section 8AAA play.

D-G-F racked up 408 yards of offense while holding Perham to 149.


Jordan Summers had an explosive game on the ground, erupting for 335 rushing yards and three touchdowns on 43 attempts. Rebels quarterback Jordan Leach carried seven times for 33 yards and a touchdown, while connecting with Brody Friend for a TD through the air.

Perham QB Blaiz Schmidt had 98 passing yards and two touchdowns.

D-G-F rose to 3-0 overall, while Perham fell to 2-1.

Fertile-Beltrami 58, Park Christian 6

FERTILE, Minn. — Fertile-Beltrami racked up 39 first-quarter points en route to a dominant win over Moorhead Park Christian in Minnesota Class 9-man, Section 6 play.

Skyler Weekley had a 1-yard rushing touchdown for Park Christian.

Fertile-Beltrami’s Isaiah Wright had touchdown runs of 45 and 36 yards. Caiden Swenby hit Brody Raaen for a 60-yard touchdown through the air and Swenby tallied a 19-yard touchdown run.

Fertile-Beltrami improved to 3-0 overall, while Park Christian fell to 0-3.

Fargo North 38, St. Mary’s 28

BISMARCK — Class A Fargo North took down Class AA Bismarck St. Mary’s in nonconference play.


North improved to 4-0 overall, while St. Mary’s fell to 2-2.

Fargo South 28, Devils Lake 0

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — The Bruins rolled to a shutout victory against Devils Lake in EDC Class A play.

South improved to 3-1 overall and 2-0 in the EDC. Devils Lake dropped to 1-3 both overall and in the conference.

Wahpeton 42, WF Horace 14

HORACE, N.D. — Wahpeton rolled to victory over West Fargo Horace in EDC Class A action.

Wahpeton improved to 2-2 both overall and in the EDC. Horace fell to 0-4 overall and 0-3 in the EDC.

Lisbon 46, Oak Grove 6

FARGO — Lisbon cruised by Fargo Oak Grove in a Class 11B, Region 1 matchup.

Lisbon improved to 3-2 overall, while Oak Grove fell to 0-5.

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