Ranked Teams to Collide in Newell

The 5th-ranked Newell Fonda football team has a chance to clinch a playoff spot Friday night when they host #6 Harris Lake Park.

The Mustangs come in at 3-1 in Eight-Player District 1 and 5-1 overall, while HLP is 2-1 in the district and 4-1 overall.  Each team’s loss has been to Remsen St. Mary’s.

A Newell Fonda win would put them in the postseason for the eighth straight season.

The Wolves won last year’s meeting 33-27, on their way to the district title and a state runner-up finish.

The game Friday night will be broadcast on Mix 101.7FM KAYL, with pregame starting at 6:25pm leading into the 7pm kickoff.  The game will also be video streamed at stormlakeradio.com and on the Mix 101.7 Facebook page.

Coaches Brian Wilken and Lane Gunderson preview the match-up…