Nebraska High School Football - Madison held off by Niobrara/VerdigreSeptember 11, 2020: Niobrara, NE 68783
In Friday's non-league game, the Niobrara/Verdigre Cougars (Niobrara, NE) football team tipped the visiting Madison Dragons (Madison, NE), by a tally of 44-40.
The Cougars now possess a 2-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to St. Mary's for a D2 District 4 (8 Man) battle on Thursday, September 17. Niobrara/Verdigre will face a Cardinals team coming off a 64-24 non-league win over Walthill (Walthill, NE). The Cardinals record now stands at 3-0.
With the loss, Madison drops to 0-3 on the campaign. The Dragons host Guardian Angels Central Catholic (West Point, NE) to battle the Bluejays in a D1 District 5 (8 Man) test on Friday, September 18. The Bluejays come into the test with a record of 1-2. Guardian Angels Central Catholic lost 44-36 in their recent non-league bout against Lutheran-Northeast (Norfolk, NE)