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Railer Football Starts Season off Strong Against Russell

On Friday, September 4th, the EHS football team held their first home game against the Russell Broncos. Russell won the toss and received the ball, but the Railer defense dominated, not even allowing a 1st down on the Broncos first possession. Neither team scored in the first quarter, but Ellis scored within the first minute of the second quarter with a touchdown run from Konnor Pfeifer. Tegan Cain made the extra point making the score 7-0. The Railer defense continued to dominate in the second quarter and led the Broncos scoreless to the Railers 19 going into halftime. The same continued in the second half of the game where the Railers scored another 13 points to the Broncos 0. The final score of the game was 32-0.

The Railers have another home game on Friday, September 11th, against the Norton Bluejays. It will also be senior night for all football, band, cross country, and soccer members.

Lakyn Fischer