Pacelli football team falls at Aquinas
The Pacelli Catholic High School football team lost in a nonconference game to former Central Wisconsin Catholic Conference rival La Crosse Aquinas in La Crosse Saturday, Aug. 25.
The Cardinals fell 44-14 to drop to 0-2 on the season, heading into their Central Wisconsin Conference-8 (CWC-8) opener at Shiocton at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31.
“(It was a) tough loss against a good Aquinas teams,” said Pacelli football head coach Drew Nelson. “We moved the ball, just couldn’t score at times.
“Credit to Aquinas and their coaches for their game today,” he said.
Senior running back Ben Lundgren had 107 yards rushing and one touchdown on 25 carries, and freshman running back Brycen Cashin rushed for 132 yards and one touchdown on 26 carries to lead Pacelli, as both eclipsed the 100-yard mark for the second week in a row.