SPENCER/COLUMBUS FOOTBALL ROUGHS UP FALL CREEK FOR FIRST WIN OF SEASON


Spencer/Columbus running back Austin Bacon hits the open field for a big gain during the Rockets’ win over Fall Creek on Friday at Spencer High School. (Photo by Steve Pilz/For Zaleski Sports))

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SPENCER – Spencer/Columbus Catholic dominated the line of scrimmage, piling up 427 rushing yards and holding Fall Creek to just 100, on its way to a 55-0 rout in a Cloverbelt Conference football game Friday night at Fritsch Field at Spencer High School.


Austin Bacon ran for 163 yards and three touchdowns, and Eden Jacobson rushed for 135 yards and three more TDs to lead the SC offense, which totaled 494 yards in all.


The win is Spencer/Columbus’ first win of the season as it improves to 1-2 overall and 1-1 in the Cloverbelt Conference. Fall Creek falls to 0-3 overall and in conference play.


Bacon had a touchdown run of 51 yards just 37 seconds into the game and the rout was on.

Jacobson added a 6-yard TD run and Bacon caught a 34-yard touchdown pass from Gage Stratman to give the Rockets a 22-0 lead after one quarter.