STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS: Wall defeats Parkston to win first state football title in 28 years

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VERMILLION, S.D. – The Wall Eagles football team returned to the DakotaDome in Vermillion on Friday for the first time since 2011.

Not only did the Eagles put on a dominating performance, but they captured their first state football title in 28 years.

The Eagles defeated the Parkston Trojans, 34-14 to win the Class 9AA football title.

Wall quarterback Burk Blasius completed 24 of 38 passes for 298 yards and four touchdowns.

Rylan McDonnell and Thane Simons each caught two touchdowns for the Eagles.

Plus, Cedar Amiotte was outstanding offensively.

He carried the ball 32 times for 222 yards and had 8 receptions for 104 yards.

Defensively, the Eagles had two interceptions and four fumble recoveries.

Wall has now won three state football championships dating back to 1990.

The Eagles finish the season with a record of 12-0.

 

State Football Championships

Scores from Friday, Nov. 11

Class 9AA

Wall def. Parkston, 34-14

Class 11B

Elk Point-Jefferson def. Winner, 21-14

Class 11A

Dell Rapids def. West Central, 24-7

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