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RHS Drops Homecoming Game to SE-Saline

Russell vs SE-Saline - Week 5The Russell High School football team could not slow down Keenan Breen and dropped their homecoming game to SE-Saline 49-22 on Friday, Sept. 28 at Shaffer Field in Russell.

The Trojans senior quarterback rushed for 212 yards and four touchdowns and passed for 95 yards and another score.

The Broncos held an early 6-0 lead after Dylan Walker's 34-yard run on the team's first possession.  But that would be Russell's only lead of the night.  SES scored on two of their first three possessions to go up 14-6.

The score remained 14-6 at halftime.  But the Trojans (3-2 overall, 2-1 NCAA) took control in the second half.  SE-Saline scored on five of their six possessions to pull away for the victory.

SES outgained Russell 466 to 224, with 317 of those yards coming in the second half.  The Broncos also committed four turnovers.

Dylan Walker led Russell with 139 yards rushing and one touchdown.  Chase Prester ran for 41 yards and a score.  Alex Baldwin threw his first touchdown of the season to Eric Rourke.

Russell (1-4, 1-4) hosts Sacred Heart (4-1) on Friday.  Kickoff is at 7pm.  Countdown to Kickoff begins at 6:30pm on Classic Hits 95.9 and www.krsl.com.

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