Football season begins with a Vikings win

The football season is on for the North Battleford Comprehensive High School Senior Vikings, and it is off to a good start as they rolled over Tommy Douglas 21-0 in Saskatoon.

Receivers Adam Elefson and Jackson Geddes and ball carrier Zach Schell each scored touchdowns to lead the Vikings to the win. In the game Uthman Amusat had 18 carries for 109 yards with his longest gain of 19. Connor Neave went 7 for 16 for 157 passing yards and two touchdowns.

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The Vikings overall had 161 yards rushing and 157 yards passing, compared to 22 and 75 for Tommy Douglas respectively. They also had 16 first downs compared to Tommy Douglas’s five.

Next up for the Vikings is their first home contest against PA Carlton on Friday night.      

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