ONIDA – Herreid/Selby Area, 4-0 and top-ranked in the 9B media poll will meet Sully Buttes, 5-0 and number three in that same poll, Friday night in Onida.
H/SA boasts a powerful offense, led by tailback Brenden Begeman, who has 951 yards rushing and 13 touchdowns, and quarterback Trey Hettich, who has thrown for nine touchdowns and complete 70 percent of his passes.
Sully Buttes, in its first season for former longtime assistant and now head coach Tom Moore, is anchored by quarterback/linebacker Landon Hepker. The Chargers’ 5-0 start is their best in three season.
Herreid/Selby Area Head Coach Clayton Randall talked about what must work on both sides of the ball for the Wolverines to win.
Randall said that the Wolverines’ defense will want to put pressure on Hepker.
Moore said that his Sully Buttes team is growing close to having balance on offense.
Moore praised the H/SA offensive stars, Begeman and Hettich.
Friday night’s game will be on 100.7 KMLO, with live online audio and video at drgnews.com/kmlo. Coverage will begin at 6:30, with Dave Williams calling the action.