Drew Schaeffer
Photo: St. Edmond Athletic Boosters

Posted On: 09/11/20 12:13 PM

For the first time this season, St. Edmond faced a deficit, falling behind 7-0 and 14-7 to North Union.

That only ignited the Gaels, as they scored six touchdowns in the second half to post a convincing 53-27 victory inside Dodger Stadium Thursday night.

St. Edmond (3-0 overall, 1-0 in district) now prepares for a showdown next Friday in Britt against defending state champion West Hancock.

For the third consecutive week, the Gael offense was clicking, racking up over 300 yards rushing and 500 yards total. Senior Drew Schaeffer again finished with a strong night, recording over 250 yards of offense and accounting for three touchdowns - including two on the ground.

Tyler Rossmanith had his second 100-yard rushing game of the season and Kase Baker added 100 yards with an interception return for the final score of the game.

All that was needed because North Union's senior standout, Ryan Lang, was having a night.

Lang ran for 250 yards and scored four times. He was also in on several defensive plays and just continually gashed the St. Edmond defense.

Had it not been for a flag thrown several yards away from the play, Lang would have went over 300

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