Hoops Scores 5 TD’s–Tornadoes Crush Wildcats

After having their 13 game regular season winning streak snapped the week before the Storm Lake football team started quickly scoring 21 first quarter points en route to a 47-14 over win over Humboldt much to the delight of the homecoming crowd in Storm Lake.

Brayden Hoops scored four rushing touchdowns and returned a fumble for another and led the team in tackles again as the green and white built a 34-0 lead at the half.  Storm Lake outgained Humboldt 226 yards to 54 in the first half.

Lamar Mulgae started the scoring with a 28 yard run on the Tornadoes first possession, Hoops would add a three yard score and his fumble return and it was 21-0 at the end of the first.  Hoops would then add T-D runs of three and two yards in the 2nd quarter for the 34-0 lead at the break.  His one yard touchdown run capped off a 12 play 80 yard T-D drive to start the 2nd half to make the score 40-0. With the game in hand Luxes Inthamath would tack on  a one yard run and make the score 47-0.  The Wildcats scored two late touchdowns on a 53 yard run and a 48 yard pass.

The Tornadoes had 460 yards of offense compared to the Wildcats 190. The Tornadoes had 26 first downs compared to Humboldt’s five. Kevin Duque was 8-of-13 for 148 yards.  Hoops now has 12 rushing touchdowns on the season.

Humboldt is now 2-3, 1-2 in the district. Storm Lake is now 4-1, 2-1 in the district and will play next Friday at LeMars.

Coach Rudy Wieck talked after the game…