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By Candie Fix
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Bulldog football picks up win over Merino; looks to Sedg. Co. next


October 6, 2021

(OTSPORTSCHEK photo by Joe Skerjanec)

QUARTERBACK Owen Knode looks for an open receiver at Adam Wernsman Field under the Friday night lights. The Bulldogs defeated the Merino Rams, 64-20, to remain undefeated this season. Knode, a senior, registered 184 yards on the ground with five carries and three touchdowns in the Plains League contest.

The Haxtun Bulldogs remain unbeaten as the team rolled to an impressive 64-20 victory over the Rams in a Plains League match up at Adam Wernsman Field Friday night. The Bulldogs are one of just three teams who remain undefeated in eight-man gridiron action in all of Colorado sports. Mancos boasts a 5-0 record, Haxtun improved to 6-0 over the weekend and Vail Christian holds a 5-0 overall record.

Haxtun opened the first quarter with a 69-yard touchdown run from Michael Gerk to put the Bulldogs on the board first. Quarterback Owen Knode kept the ball and took it into the end zone in the...

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