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Pierre Collects Second Straight "11AA" Championship

VERMILLION, S.D. - Pierre has won back-to-back class "11AA" football championships.

The Governors collected their third overall title with a 38-20 win over Huron on Friday night.

The Govs jumped out to a 13-0 lead, as junior quarterback Garrett Stout threw for a pair of first quarter touchdowns.  Huron responded with a pair of passing touchdowns by Jett McGirr and led 14-13 at halftime.

Pierre scored the game's next two touchdowns en route to victory.

Stout accounted for six touchdowns (3 passing, 3 rushing) and was named the Joe Robbie MVP.

McGirr threw for 215 yards and three touchdowns in the loss.  Cooper Fryberger had four receptions for 135 yards and a touchdown.

Pierre finished its championship season with a 10-2 record.

 

 


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