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The Norfolk (NE) varsity football team won Friday's home non-conference game against rival school Columbus (NE) by a score of 35-14.

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Columbus0001414
Norfolk6362035
Final score provided by T. Lichty.
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Box Score Stats

Columbus (18-19)

Norfolk (18-19)

52
Total Plays
73
16
First Downs
25
9
Penalties
4
59
Penalty Yards
30

Game Stats

Columbus

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals1017170.58817.02170107.5
10Landon Thompson (Jr)1017170.58817.02170107.5
Norfolk

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals2540280.62511.2325387.5
10Brandon Hart (Sr)2540280.62511.2325387.5
Columbus

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals341143.445
9Blaine Young (Jr)1-3-3.0
10Landon Thompson (Jr)17704.145
20Luis Rocha (Sr)111.01
22Carson Zwingman (Sr)7101.43
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)6376.212
24C. Dyhrkopp (Jr)2-1-0.5
Norfolk

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals261766.8532
2Brayden Sharp (Sr)382.73
10Brandon Hart (Sr)7537.6141
21Toby Brudigan (So)4205.013
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)12957.9531
Columbus

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals1017217.2702
6Cade Fullner (Sr)100.00
22Carson Zwingman (Sr)11212.012
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)22110.510
24C. Dyhrkopp (Jr)11212.012
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)412230.5702
32Carter Kucera (Jr)155.05
Norfolk

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals2427411.4533
13Connor Clayton (Sr)913915.4532
15Gage Dohren (Jr)45112.822
22Cooper Caskey (Sr)4246.09
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)3217.0121
82Baden Luna (Jr)4399.821
Columbus

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals32
10Landon Thompson (Jr)32
Norfolk

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals1
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)1
Columbus

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals11417212224432
9Blaine Young (Jr)-3-3
10Landon Thompson (Jr)7070
16Garrett Esch (So)2020
20Luis Rocha (Sr)11
22Carson Zwingman (Sr)101222
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)372184142
24C. Dyhrkopp (Jr)-11211
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)122122
28S. Ramirez (Sr)1818
32Carter Kucera (Jr)52429
Norfolk

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals1762747518543
2Brayden Sharp (Sr)88
10Brandon Hart (Sr)5353
11Tanner Thompson (Jr)1717
13Connor Clayton (Sr)13915154
15Gage Dohren (Jr)5151
21Toby Brudigan (So)2020
22Cooper Caskey (Sr)2424
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)9521116
26Cale Strong (Sr)431861
82Baden Luna (Jr)3939
Columbus

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals170114172284
9Blaine Young (Jr)-3-3
10Landon Thompson (Jr)17070240
20Luis Rocha (Sr)11
22Carson Zwingman (Sr)101222
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)372158
24C. Dyhrkopp (Jr)-11211
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)122122
32Carter Kucera (Jr)55
Norfolk

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals280176274456
2Brayden Sharp (Sr)88
10Brandon Hart (Sr)28053333
13Connor Clayton (Sr)139139
15Gage Dohren (Jr)5151
21Toby Brudigan (So)2020
22Cooper Caskey (Sr)2424
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)9521116
82Baden Luna (Jr)3939
Columbus

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals4113546.0
6Cade Fullner (Sr)3031.0
7Noah Stoeckle (Jr)11
8Mason Moore (So)5491.0
12Ben Janssen (So)11
16Garrett Esch (So)213
20Luis Rocha (Sr)33
22Carson Zwingman (Sr)7291.0
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)112
24C. Dyhrkopp (Jr)112
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)11
28S. Ramirez (Sr)22
32Carter Kucera (Jr)617
34Blayze Standley (So)11
50Tristan Colford (Sr)112
54Kasten Grape (Jr)11
74Micah Sealock (Jr)221.0
89Devin Spragg (Sr)4152.0
Norfolk

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals2057771.0
3Cole Long (Jr)2241.0
8Joel Sanchez (Sr)33
13Connor Clayton (Sr)112
17Carson Walker (Sr)268
20Elias Alvarez (Sr)257
26Cale Strong (Sr)358
30Brayden Splater (Jr)268
41Blake Forsythe (Sr)11011
50Carson Hausmann (Sr)11
53Creighton Blain (Sr)369
67Kenny Johnson (Jr)11
74Conner Cowling (Sr)44
80C. Weinberger (Sr)4711
Columbus

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals4
6Cade Fullner (Sr)1
8Mason Moore (So)2
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)1
Norfolk

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals3.0
3Cole Long (Jr)1.0
17Carson Walker (Sr)1.0
20Elias Alvarez (Sr).5
67Kenny Johnson (Jr).5
Columbus

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals16
2Trey Kobza (So)1
6Cade Fullner (Sr)1
8Mason Moore (So)1
16Garrett Esch (So)1
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)2
32Carter Kucera (Jr)1
Norfolk

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals14
3Cole Long (Jr)2
26Cale Strong (Sr)11
30Brayden Splater (Jr)1
Columbus

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals1
32Carter Kucera (Jr)1
Norfolk

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals21
3Cole Long (Jr)11
20Elias Alvarez (Sr)1
Columbus

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals315852.759
16Garrett Esch (So)315852.759
Norfolk

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals422756.8602
13Connor Clayton (Sr)422756.8602
Columbus

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals825531.945
9Blaine Young (Jr)38929.736
10Landon Thompson (Jr)516633.245
Norfolk

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals418245.5491
7Jaydon Green (Sr)418245.5491
Columbus

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals612220.341
16Garrett Esch (So)12020.020
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)48421.041
28S. Ramirez (Sr)11818.018
Norfolk

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals37525.043
11Tanner Thompson (Jr)11717.017
13Connor Clayton (Sr)11515.015
26Cale Strong (Sr)14343.043
Columbus

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals22412.013146
16Garrett Esch (So)20
23Joseph Braasch (Jr)84
28S. Ramirez (Sr)18
32Carter Kucera (Jr)22412.01324
Norfolk

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals2189.026093
11Tanner Thompson (Jr)17
13Connor Clayton (Sr)015
26Cale Strong (Sr)2189.02661
Columbus

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals212214
16Garrett Esch (So)22
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)21212
Norfolk

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals5302335
10Brandon Hart (Sr)166
13Connor Clayton (Sr)212315
22Cooper Caskey (Sr)22
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)21212
Columbus

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals221.001.02
16Garrett Esch (So)221.001.02
Norfolk

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals01.0111.0393
13Connor Clayton (Sr)01.0111.0393
Columbus

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals22
27Avery Mcmeekin (Sr)22
Norfolk

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals235
10Brandon Hart (Sr)11
13Connor Clayton (Sr)22
25Austin Bruzek (Sr)112

Conversions

Columbus has not entered any conversions stats.
Norfolk

Conversions

#Athlete NameCRushCRecConv Tot
Team Totals11
22Cooper Caskey (Sr)11

Recap Video

Game Story

Nebraska High School Football - Norfolk victorious over Columbus

August 24, 2018: Norfolk, NE 68701

In Friday's non-league match, the host Norfolk Panthers football squad scored a good 35-14 victory over the Columbus Discoverers.

In their next game, the Panthers clash with the Elkhorn Antlers (Elkhorn, NE) in a non-league match, on Friday, August 31. Norfolk will attempt to move on its 1-0 season record. The Antlers enter the match with a 0-1 record after their 27-20 non-league loss to Elkhorn South (Omaha, NE).

The Discoverers (0-1) will now prepare for their match against North Platte (North Platte, NE). The Bulldogs enter the non-league match with a 0-1 record. In their last match, North Platte dropped by Scottsbluff (Scottsbluff, NE), 41-20, in a non-league match.

Coaches Summary

First Quarter

2:14 NOR-Brandon Hart 3 yd Run. PAT Failed

Second Quarter

1:15 NOR-Connor Clayton24 yd Field Goal

Third Quarter

38.8 NOR-Clayton 6 yd pass from Hart. PAT failed

Fourth Quarter

11:40 COL-#27 37 yd Pass from #10. #16 PAT.
9:18 NOR-Austin Bruzek 14 yd TD pass from Hart. PAT failed.
9:02 COL-#27 70 yd TD pass from #10. #16 PAT.
7:43 NOR-Clayton 52 yd pass from Hart. Conversion failed.
7:20 NOR-Bruzek 53 yd Run. 2 pt. Conversion: Hart pass to Cooper Caskey.

Highlight Videos

Players of the Game

Columbus (18-19)

Congratulations to #27 Avery Mcmeekin (offensive), #8 Mason Moore (defensive) and #4 Camdyn Iwan (special teams) for being selected the Columbus Football Players of the Game.

  • Avery Mcmeekin (Offensive)
  • Mason Moore (Defensive)
  • Camdyn Iwan (Special Teams)

Norfolk (18-19)

Norfolk has not selected any Players of the Game.
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  1. MaxPreps

    Game Started
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    0 - 0
    Norfolk
    Panthers
    Posted @ 9:02p
  2. K. Paul

    4th Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    0 - 15
    Norfolk
    Panthers
    Posted @ 9:02p
  3. K. Paul

    4th Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    7 - 15
    Norfolk
    Panthers
    Posted @ 9:06p
  4. K. Paul

    4th Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    14 - 21
    Norfolk
    Panthers
    Posted @ 9:14p
  5. K. Paul

    4th Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    14 - 27
    Norfolk
    Panthers
    Posted @ 9:20p
  6. K. Paul

    4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    14 - 35
    Norfolk
    Panthers
    Posted @ 9:26p
  7. T. Lichty

    Final
    Columbus
    Discoverers
    14 - 35
    Norfolk
    Panthers

Matchup Video

Rankings & Records

Columbus (18-19)

NationalNEClass
8,8958725
OverallDistrictHomeAwayWin %District %PFPA
3-61-43-10-5.333.200146312

Norfolk (18-19)

NationalNEClass
8,0357922
OverallDistrictHomeAwayWin %District %PFPA
4-52-21-43-1.444.500222218

Team Scoring Averages

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Columbus
5.83.12.74.716.2
Norfolk
5.77.95.95.224.7

Columbus

Norfolk

Team Stat Comparison

ColumbusNorfolk
151.3Rushing Yards Per Game101.6
91.8Passing Yards Per Game173.5
243.1Total Yards Per Game275.1
67.4Tackles Per Game53.4
1.6Sacks Per Game0.8
16.2Points Per Game19.5
17Pancake Blocks-

Team Leaders

ColumbusNorfolkNational Avg.
#23 Joseph Braasch81.4Rushing Yards Per Game#25 Austin Bruzek59.421.2
#18 Cj Fleeman82.0Passing Yards Per Game#10 Brandon Hart170.548.2
#23 Joseph Braasch104.3Total Yards Per Game#10 Brandon Hart197.036.6
#8 Mason Moore10.3Tackles Per Game#30 Brayden Splater8.12.9
#22 Carson Zwingman0.4Sacks Per Game#17 Carson Walker0.50.2
#23 Joseph Braasch6.7Points Per Game#13 Connor Clayton8.02.4
#27 Avery Mcmeekin7Pancake Blocks
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Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Columbus0-1Norfolk0-1
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
9/7/18ColumbusElkhorn(L) 35-148/31/18ElkhornNorfolk(L) 13-10

Record Breakdown

Columbus (18-19)

Norfolk (18-19)

3-6
Overall
4-5
1-4
League
2-2
2-2
Non-League
2-3
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
0-1
Common Opponent
0-1
3-1
Home
1-4
0-5
Away
3-1
0-0
Neutral
0-0
0-0
Playoff
0-0
3-6
In-State
4-5
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0