EDGAR – The Edgar football team dominated Iola-Scandinavia in an early-season matchup and Friday’s WIAA Division 7 Level 1 playoff game wasn’t much different.
The Wildcats pulled out to a three-touchdown lead by halftime and rolled to a 33-13 victory on Friday at Edgar High School.
The No. 4 seed Edgar (10-3) will travel to No. 1 seed Hurley (12-0) for a Level 2 game on Friday, Oct. 29. This is also a rematch of a nonconference game from earlier this season and Hurley won 22-20 in overtime back on Sept. 24.
Mattiwon Butt threw a 23-yard touchdown pass to Everet Brehm and Ayden Weisenberger added a 5-yard score to give Edgar at 12-0 lead after one quarter.
The Wildcats pushed it to 18-0 by halftime after a 5-yard score from Karter Butt, then extended the lead to 33-0 in the third as Brehm returned a punt 48 yards for a touchdown and Weisenberger found paydirt again from 37 yards out.
Iola-Scandinavia scored a pair of touchdowns late.
Weisenberger finished with 95 rushing yards as the Wildcats had 182 overall.
Wildcats 33, Thunderbirds 13
Iola-Scandinavia 0 0 0 13 - 13
Edgar 12 6 15 0 - 33
E – Everet Brehm 23 pass from Mattison Butt (pass failed).
E – Ayden Weisenberger 5 run (pass failed).
E – Karter Butt 5 run (run failed).
E – Brehm 48 punt return (K. Butt run).
E – Weisenberger 37 run (Graveen kick).
IS – Jueds 18 pass from Parker Prahl (Reyes kick).
IS – Prahl 4 run (kick missed).
Individual Statistics (Iola-Scandinavia not reported).
Rushing: E, Ayden Weisenberger 9-95, Karter Butt 14-60, Jordan Bunkelman 5-16, Jase Apfelbeck 3-4, Mattison Butt 2-4, Will Hackel 1-3, Everet Brehm 2-0, Leyton Schuett 1-0.
Passing: E, M. Butt 4-8-62-2.
Receiving: E, Brehm 2-33, Ashton Schuett 1-22, K. Butt 1-7.
Records: Iola-Scandinavia 7-4; Edgar 10-3;