Posted On: 02/8/20 4:35 PM

At 8-0, the Hutchinson Tigers’ football team had their typical outstanding regular season. They turned that regular season into a playoff run that didn’t end until the state semi-finals. Sophomore Sam Rensch Sam Rensch 6'6" | DB Hutchinson | 2022 State MN played a huge role in the Tigers’ post-season run. Rensch thinks the Tigers can be even better next season.

"We worked really hard this year, and it paid off with a trip to State," Rensch said. "We had a shot at it and tried our best. Our results were really good, and we will be back strong next year for sure."

Rensch explained the strengths of the 2019 team.

"Our running game was good, and our pass defense and zone defense improved and was good too," Rensch said. "It is just going to get better because we don’t lose anybody in our secondary next year."

Just a sophomore, Rensch knows he has a long way to go.

"For my first year, I think it went well, but I need to get better and keep working hard."

On offense, Rensch was one of the team’s primary weapons in the passing game.

"I was usually lined up out wide. Deep routes are my strength. I have good speed,

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