Gregory Gorillas crush Platte/Geddes Black Panthers


Brynn Hylla, Journalist

Last Friday the Gorillas played the Black Panthers. The final score was 49-8. Jackson Eklund rushed 10 times for 197 yards, he had four first downs and three touchdowns.

On offense, Grant Thomas rushed 10 times for 41 yards. Coy Determan rushed six times for 81 yards. Luke Murray rushed twice for 26 yards. Zach Eklund, Owen Hansen, Kade Stukel, and Evan Juracek rushed once for a total of 37 yards all together.

On defense, Juracek had five tackles. Murray and J.Eklund had six tackles. Reece Odenbach and Michael Janis had four. Jordan Vosika and Rhoss Oliver each had three tackles. Thomas and Boyd Nelson each had two. Hansen and Z. Eklund had one.

“It was a good win that helped get the bad taste of a loss out. Now it’s time to focus on KWL,” Senior Grant Thomas said.

The Gorillas will be traveling on Friday to Kimball to take on the WiLdKats. The Game will begin at 7 p.m.