After having their first game canceled, Valley City Hi-Liner Football took to their home field for what they expected to be an uphill battle with one of the toughest teams in the state: Bismarck St. Mary’s. The Saints had started their season on August 28 by toppling the Devils Lake Firebirds 38-0.
The Saints took the field by storm, recovering a Hi-Liner fumble on the second play and taking the ball into their endzone for a 7-0 lead just minutes into the game. The Hi-Liners regrouped and began a slow march down the field on their next offensive drive.
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