WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Muskego had 283 rushing yards to grind out a 21-7 win over Wisconsin Rapids in the season football opener for both teams on Thursday at South Wood County Field at Lincoln High School.
Muskego led 7-0 at halftime and pushed it to 14-0 on a 1-yard touchdown run by Hunter Logan in the third quarter.
Rapids cut the lead in half when quarterback Caden Sengbusch had his only completion of the game, a 44-yard touchdown pass to Austin Junemann, but the Raiders couldn’t get any closer.
Muskego held Wisconsin Rapids scoreless in the fourth quarter and tacked on an insurance score when Logan, who ran for 148 yards, raced in from 41 yards out.
Leo Brostowitz had 91 yards rushing to lead Wisconsin Rapids.
The Raiders return to action Friday, Aug. 27, at Sun Prairie.
Warriors 21, Raiders 7
Muskego 0 7 7 7 - 21
Wisconsin Rapids 0 0 7 0 - 7
M – Player not reported 1 run (Nikita Gladkov kick).
M – Hunter Logan 14 run (Gladkov kick).
WR – Austin Junemann 44 pass from Caden Sengbusch (Adam Kaup kick).
M – Logan 41 run (Gladkov kick).
First downs: Muskego 18; Wisconsin Rapids 13.
Rushing (att-yards): M 45-283; WR 35-152.
Passing (comp-att-yards-int): M 0-0-0-0; WR 1-5-44-0.
Total yards: M 283; WR 196.
Fumbles lost: M 0; WR 1.
Penalties: M 4-28; M 5-35.
Rushing: M, Hunter Logan 13-148, Holman 9-16, others 23-119. WR, Leo Brostowitz 16-91, Erik Haupt 7-45, Caden Sengbusch 8-11, Austin Junemann 2-5, Bubolz 1-minus 5, others 1-5.
Receiving: WR, Junemann 1-44.
Passing: WR, Sengbusch 1-5-44-0.
Records: Muskego 1-0; Wisconsin Rapids 0-1.