Saturday, September 13, 2014
MHS-DHS Football Gets Second Victory; DHS Volleyball Loses Two
The Milford-Dorchester football team snagged another victory on Friday evening in a nail biter at David City. The MHS-DHS squad came away with a 8-6 victory, despite a late surge by David City.
Milford-Dorchester found itself up early, 2-0 in the first quarter, due to a safety. In a defensive struggle MHS-DHS led 8-0 at halftime thanks to a 10-yard TD run, but surrendered a 55-yard sprint to the goal line in the third quarter.
The football team will return to action Friday in Milford as they prepare for the Holdrege Dusters.
In volleyball action, the Lady Longhorns have fallen to 1-3 on the season, as they dropped two matches in Hampton on Thursday night. In the first contest, Hampton defeated Dorchester, 25-11, 25-17. In the second match-up, Class D powerhouse Giltner defeated the Lady Longhorns, 25-9, 25-17
The Dorchester volleyball squad returns to action on Thursday against next-door rival Friend High School, followed by a one-day tournament on Saturday in Shickley.