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Raiders remain undefeated in football

The Lake Park-Audubon football team improved to 3-0 on the season after an impressive 28-12 victory over visiting Fertile-Beltrami.

This time, the Raiders went to the air for their points, as senior quarterback Mason Swegarden threw for 151 yards for two touchdowns, both of them to Jon Olson, who hauled in three catches for 129 yards.

Swegarden added a rushing touchdown, along with 89 yards on eight carries. Taylor Briard also had a rushing touchdown, after he went for 40 yards on 11 carries.

Sophomore Jonah Lange led the team in tackles with 10, while senior Tanner Riewer had nine.

The Falcons’ senior running back Mitchell Mosher did most of the damage for his team by rushing for 159 yards on 28 carries.

The Raiders will travel to 2-1 Frazee for a tough inner-Highway 10 matchup Friday, starting at 7 p.m.

Raiders results

Fertile-Beltrami at Lake Park-Audubon, Friday, Sept. 13.

Raiders 28, Falcons 12

Rushing (att-yds-tds) – LPA: Mason Swegarden 8-89-1; Taylor Briard 11-40-1; Tory Haglund 3-31-0; Tyler Molacek 2-26-0. TOTAL: 24-186-2.

Passing (comp-att-yds-td-int) – LPA: Swegarden 4-7-151-2-0.

Receiving (rec-yds-td) – LPA: Jon Olson 3-129-2; Dalton Kohler 1-22-0.

Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.