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Cardinals roll past Amboy in final game of the season

The Forreston Cardinals didn’t waste anytime last Friday putting their winning stamp on the final game of the 2017 regular season, downing Amboy-Lamoille 54-6.

Gavin Fuchs put the Cards on the scoreboard first when he scored on a three-yard run at the 9-minute mark in the first quarter. Cailean Davids knocked the extra point throughout the uprights to make it 7-0.

Also in the first quarter, Cardinals added touchdowns by Ethan Mulder (3-yard run), Evan Kelsey (3-yard run), AJ Christensen (60-yard run), followed by Davids’ extra points, to make it 28-0.

Kelsey scored another touchdown early in the second quarter when he broke loose from the line of scrimmage and ran 74 yards to the end zone. Joseph Bowers scored on a 18-yard run followed by Hunter Rogers on a 5-yard run to make it 48-0 at the half.

Forreston (8-1) hosts Catlin Salt Fork (5-4) on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in the first round of the Class 1A playoffs.

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