FORT SCOTT — With a punishing running attack, Fort Scott High’s Tigers ripped through Iola High’s Mustangs Friday night. The Tigers rolled up almost 500 yards on the ground in a 64-28 victory.
Mustang senior workhorse Jerrik Sigg rushed for 92 yards on 19 carries, scored three touchdowns and passed for a touchdown. Iola offense put up the most points it has all season but it wasn’t enough.
In the Kansas Class 4A, District 6 opener the Mustangs could not stop the three-headed Tiger out of the backfield. Jason Thorpe had 200 yards on 17 carries and four touchdowns.