The Pierre Govs football team would battle the wind and cold last night in the first round of the AA state playoffs against Brookings. Pierre would lead from start to finish winning this game 35-14.
The Govs got the scoring started from a two yard touchdown run from Hudson Rohrbach. They wouyld score on their first five drive, on the second drive Peyton Zabel would scramble from 15 yards out to make it 14-0. On the third drive Zabel was able to find Mike Lusk from 25 yard out to make it 21-0. On the fourth drive of the game Zabel would find Jack Maher in the end zone to make it 28-0. On the fifth drive Rohrbach would punch one in from one yard out for his second touchdown on the night to make it 35-0.
Brookings would battle back with a touchdown run from Parker Beers and a touchdown pass but the lead was too much for the Bobcats to comeback from.
Pierre will move on the semi-final but will have to wait to see who they will play since the Yankton and Douglas game got postponed to tonight due to high winds. The other semi-final of class AA will be Harrisburg at Mitchell. The semi-final game will be next Friday night at home.