Trickery Powers Ely to First Section Title Since '88

By KBJR News 1

November 2, 2012 Updated Nov 2, 2012 at 11:08 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The Ely football team is headed to its first MSHSL 9-Man tournament since 1988, that after winning the Section 7 championship by beating Bigfork 26-6 at Public Schools Stadium.

The Timberwolves scored on the first play from scrimmage using a flea flicker, and then they scored again in the fourth quarter using a hook-and-ladder play.

Ely will play its state tournament quaterfinal game at 1:00 p.m. on November 10 at Concordia College against the champion of Section 8.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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