NEWELL-FONDA CLINCHES PLAYOFF BERTH

Newell-Fonda’s Jake Davis tackles Harris-Lake Park running back Trevor

Gunderson during their game last Friday night in Newell. TIMES photo by

JAMIE KNAPP

Mustangs top Harris-Lake Park, 20-7

Defense wins championships. It also clinches playoff berths, too.

No. 5-ranked Newell-Fonda held No. 6-ranked Harris-Lake Park to just 94 yards of total offense as the Mustangs qualified for the state playoffs with a 20-7 win last Friday at Newell.

Newell-Fonda is now 4-1 in the district and 6-1 overall and clinched at least second place. Remsen St. Mary’s is in first place at 5-0 and 7-0.

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