Valley City Hi-Liner Football hit Hanna Field for the final home game of the regular season and Senior Night, facing the Grand Forks Knights. Valley City started by receiving the opening kickoff and went straight to work. Capitalizing on their rushing abilities, the Hi-Liners finished the opening drive with a touchdown, putting the home team up 6-0. Grand Forks was unable to make any significant headway on offense, and the scoreboard remained the same until early in the second quarter. In a tense 4th-and-9 situation at the Knights’ 17-yard line, Valley City quarterback Gavin Gerhardt connected with wide receiver Austin Shape for the touchdown pass. The attempt at a two-point conversion was successful, and the Hi-Liners extended their lead to 14-0.
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