Both schools featured a ferocious defensive game, but some effective offenses made the final score (22-14) in favor of Vermillion as apparent.
"We moved the ball well offensively, and capitalized on their mistakes," said coach Jason Gault. "Defensively, we did a good job. We had one breakdown, but overall did well."
Jordan Robinson led the offense gaining 72 yards with two TDs; Nick Mart covered 61 yards in rushing and Tanner Mart added 38 yards. Kylen Freidel went 1 of 2 passing for 45 yards, and ran for 23 yards. He also scored a TD.
Tanager touchdown stats: (1st) 12-yard run by Robinson, 2 point conversion – Freidel run; (2nd) 25-yard Robinson run, Tanner Mart – EP run; (3rd) Freidel 1-yard QB sneak, conversion failed.
On defense: Nick Mart had 12 Ts; Tanner Mart had 8 Ts; and Freidel intercepted a pass.