The Decorah Viking 9th grade football team went up against Waukon's 9th and 10th grade football team Friday night and lost by a score of 22-8.
Waukon scored twice in the second quarter to take a 16-0 halftime lead. Both teams scored in the fourth quarter, with the Viking touchdown scored by Brady Stille on an 11-yard run. Jaden Baker made the 2- point conversion.
"We did more things well than we did not, but Waukon certainly made more good plays than we did," said Viking coach Scott Pierce.
Brady Stille led the Vikings with 25 yards passing and 39 yards rushing. Ben Wymer added 55 yards rushing.
Defensively, Ben Wymer was in on 12 tackles and had a QB sack and Sean Murphy had a fumble recovery. Jaden Baker had 7 tackles.
Thursday night the Viking 9th graders will travel to Cedar Rapids Xavier for a freshmen game at 6:00 p.m.