Vermillion freshmen defeat S.C. East 38-0 The Vermillion freshman football team defeated Sioux City East by a score of 38-0. Leading the way for Vermillion was Thad Roche with two touchdowns, followed by Kris Hoffman with two, and Eric Richord with one.
Dave Hanson, Kris Hoffman, Luiz Byers, and Clint Christensen scored the two point conversions. The offensive line played an extremely tough game and won the battle on the line of scrimmage.
The line is made up of Cory Beach, Clint Christensen, Bret Jepsen, Eric Rasmussen, Dan Stroeh, Andrew Knutson, Adam Passick, Ray O'Connor, and Brett Mockler.
The defense also stepped up their game and held East to negative yards. Leading the defense was Dave Hanson with eight tackles and one interception. Thad Roche followed with four tackles and two fumble recoveries, and Clint Christensen had four tackles, also.
Vermillion is now 1-0 and played Brandon Valley on Sept. 10 at Brandon. Vermillion will face Canton at home on Sept. 17. Game time is 4:30 p.m.