D-NH football overwhelms Tigers

Dike-New Hartford's Cade Fuller (3) had a big night in a 41-3 Class 2A, District 3 win over South Hardin with four touchdowns - three rushing and one receiving. (Scott Bierle/Mid-America Publishing photo)

DIKEA four-touchdown performance by Cade Fuller propeled Dike-New Hartford to a 41-3 romp over the South Hardin football team during Class 2A, District 3 play here Friday.


The fleet-footed Fuller rushed for three touchdowns and caught one as the Wolverines led from the get-go. Already up 7-3, the Fuller scoring spree started with a 41-yard dash to the end zone at the 6:40 mark of the first period.


Fuller-led Dike-NH then stretched the advantage to 28-3 at halftime, scoring on a short three-yard bolt, and then with 3.8-seconds showing before the break, Fuller pulled down a 10-yard lob-pass from Drew Sonnenberg for six.


"I think getting a fast start right away really helped and we were able to put pressure on them early," D-NH head coach Don Betts said.


Read more in the Oct. 5 Register.