Top-ranked Amherst loses to second-ranked Springs
Reigning WIAA Division 6 State Champion Fond du Lac Saint Mary’s Springs proved to be too much for three-time WIAA Division 5 State Champion Amherst in a battle of the Top 2 teams in Division 5 in this week’s WisSports.net Coaches Poll.
Second-ranked Springs got out to a 7-0 lead early in the first quarter and remained in control the rest of the way in a 34-0 win over top-ranked Amherst.
Complete coverage will appear in the Aug. 31 issue of the Portage County Gazette.
In other area scores, Stevens Point Area Senior High School (SPASH) lost 48-20 to seventh-ranked Hudson, Almond-Bancroft won 44-6 over Rio, and Rosholt lost 27-0 at Shiocton.