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The Helena (MT) varsity football team won Friday's neutral conference game against Great Falls (MT) by a score of 48-21.

Game Details: Helena MS

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Great Falls1407021
Helena141371448
Final score provided by M. Samson.
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Box Score Stats

Great Falls (18-19)

Helena (18-19)

66
Total Plays
11
First Downs
9
Penalties
90
Penalty Yards

Game Stats

Great Falls

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals2338311.60513.53160102.0
5Blake Thelen (Sr)2338311.60513.53160102.0
Helena

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals41187.36421.811057.8
10Ty Mcgurran (Sr)41187.36421.811057.8
Great Falls

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals28451.612
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)122.02
1Levi Torgerson (So)1-7-7.0
5Blake Thelen (Sr)10-7-0.712
11Gabe Longin (Jr)12504.212
17Liam Swanson (So)471.83
Helena

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals3840510.7725
10Ty Mcgurran (Sr)121099.135
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)2199.500
32Alex Johnson (Sr)133.00
34Grady Koenig (Sr)2327411.9725
Great Falls

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals2330813.4603
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)611118.5602
3K. Bistodeau (Sr)25025.0431
9Luke Banderob (Sr)55010.014
11Gabe Longin (Jr)8739.120
17Liam Swanson (So)122.02
87L. Vandermaars (Jr)12222.022
Helena

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals48721.8581
2Aidan Brus (Sr)22211.015
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)15858.0581
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)177.070
Great Falls

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals11
5Blake Thelen (Sr)11

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

Helena has not entered any off. fum and pnk blks stats.
Great Falls

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals453081150468
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)2111970210
1Levi Torgerson (So)-7-7
3K. Bistodeau (Sr)5050
5Blake Thelen (Sr)-7-7
9Luke Banderob (Sr)5050
11Gabe Longin (Jr)507318141
17Liam Swanson (So)729
87L. Vandermaars (Jr)2222
Helena

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals405875268612
2Aidan Brus (Sr)2222
10Ty Mcgurran (Sr)109109
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)582751136
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)19726
18Cooper Biegler (Sr)1717
32Alex Johnson (Sr)32023
34Grady Koenig (Sr)274274
96Jacob Howell55
Great Falls

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals31145308356
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)2111113
1Levi Torgerson (So)-7-7
3K. Bistodeau (Sr)5050
5Blake Thelen (Sr)311-7304
9Luke Banderob (Sr)5050
11Gabe Longin (Jr)5073123
17Liam Swanson (So)729
87L. Vandermaars (Jr)2222
Helena

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals8740587492
2Aidan Brus (Sr)2222
10Ty Mcgurran (Sr)87109196
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)5858
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)19726
32Alex Johnson (Sr)33
34Grady Koenig (Sr)274274
Great Falls

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals5231832.0
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)12517
3K. Bistodeau (Sr)314
11Gabe Longin (Jr)426
21Madden Bryce (Jr)246
37Tyson Krahe (Jr)224
41Kael Richards (Jr)5611
44Ben Held (Jr)729
46Jordan Aliperto (Sr)426
49Noah Cannon (Sr)112
54James Nathan (Jr)11
65Sam Potoczny (Sr)22
69Quintin Greer (Jr)448
76Daunte Janikula (Sr)33
87L. Vandermaars (Jr)3142.0

Tackles

Helena has not entered any tackles stats.
Great Falls

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals2
65Sam Potoczny (Sr)1
69Quintin Greer (Jr)1

Sacks

Helena has not entered any sacks stats.
Great Falls

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals100.01
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)100.0
11Gabe Longin (Jr)1

Interceptions

Helena has not entered any interceptions stats.
Great Falls

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals10
54James Nathan (Jr)10
Helena

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals10
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)10
Great Falls

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals624841.3552
5Blake Thelen (Sr)624841.3552
Helena

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals28944.5480
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)28944.5480
Great Falls

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals711516.420
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)69716.220
11Gabe Longin (Jr)11818.0
Helena

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals45213.027
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)12727.027
32Alex Johnson (Sr)12020.020
96Jacob Howell252.55
Great Falls

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals115
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)97
11Gabe Longin (Jr)18
Helena

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals26834.0510120
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)15151.051078
18Cooper Biegler (Sr)11717.017017
32Alex Johnson (Sr)20
96Jacob Howell5
Great Falls

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals318321
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)21212
2Judah Mcadam (So)33
3K. Bistodeau (Sr)166
Helena

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals74242
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)16
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)16
34Grady Koenig (Sr)530
Great Falls

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals331.03
2Judah Mcadam (So)331.03

PATs and Field Goals

Helena has not entered any pats and field goals stats.
Great Falls

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals33
1Kyle Torgerson (Sr)22
3K. Bistodeau (Sr)11
Helena

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals517
14Zach Spiroff (Sr)011
15Hayden Ferguson (Jr)001
34Grady Koenig (Sr)505
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Game Story

Montana High School Football - Great Falls succumbs to Helena

September 28, 2018: Great Falls, MT 59401

The Helena Bengals thwarted the host Great Falls Bison football team by a count of 47-21 in Friday's league outing.

With the win, Helena upgrades its record to 5-1 on the season. The Bengals travel to Bozeman (Bozeman, MT) to confront the Hawks in a AA outing on Friday, October 5. The Hawks go into the outing with a record of 6-0. Bozeman won 49-34 in their recent league outing against Flathead (Kalispell, MT)

With the loss, Great Falls moves to 4-2 on the season. The Bison host Glacier (Kalispell, MT) to confront the Wolfpack in a AA outing on Friday, October 5. The Wolfpack go into the outing with a record of 1-5. Glacier lost 35-28 in their recent league outing against Sentinel (Missoula, MT)

Players of the Game

Great Falls (18-19)

Congratulations to #1 Kyle Torgerson (overall and defensive), #66 Brandyn Lackey (offensive) and #5 Blake Thelen (special teams) for being selected the Great Falls Football Players of the Game.

  • Kyle Torgerson (Overall)
  • Brandyn Lackey (Offensive)
  • Kyle Torgerson (Defensive)
  • Blake Thelen (Special Teams)

Helena (18-19)

Helena has not selected any Players of the Game.

Matchup Video

Rankings & Records

Great Falls (18-19)

NationalMTClass
8,931369
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %PFPA
5-65-54-21-30-1.455.500297280

Helena (18-19)

NationalMTClass
6,286214
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %PFPA
9-38-23-01-25-1.750.800351252

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Great Falls
8.87.46.14.26.027.0
Helena
4.97.32.78.36.029.3

Great Falls

Helena

Team Stat Comparison

Great FallsHelena
88.5Rushing Yards Per Game221.9
278.2Passing Yards Per Game141.5
366.7Total Yards Per Game363.4
82.4Tackles Per Game5.8
1.5Sacks Per Game0.0
27.0Points Per Game24.7

Team Leaders

Great FallsHelenaNational Avg.
#11 Gabe Longin61.2Rushing Yards Per Game#34 Grady Koenig114.321.1
#5 Blake Thelen273.2Passing Yards Per Game#10 Ty Mcgurran119.747.3
#5 Blake Thelen283.7Total Yards Per Game#10 Ty Mcgurran197.936.3
#1 Kyle Torgerson10.8Tackles Per Game#43 Keanan Horne8.02.9
#41 Kael Richards0.4Sacks Per Gamejv51 Eli Johnson0.50.2
#1 Kyle Torgerson7.3Points Per Game#17 Jake Alberta9.02.2

Record Breakdown

Great Falls (18-19)

Helena (18-19)

5-6
Overall
9-3
5-5
League
8-2
0-0
Non-League
0-0
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
4-4
Common Opponent
5-3
4-2
Home
3-0
1-3
Away
1-2
0-1
Neutral
5-1
0-1
Playoff
1-1
5-6
In-State
9-3
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0