On a roll

Algona vs. Webster City football

James Wartick gets
around his defender, aimed for the quarterback at Webster City.

Written by: Landon Carlson

The Bulldogs have had a great season so far; they are undefeated. Their record is 4-0. They have also been lucky to have no serious injuries either.  

Homecoming was on September 13, 2019, and it featured Algona vs. Emmetsburg. The game started at 7:00 pm. Algona’s record was 2-0 and Emmetsburg’s record was 1-1 going into this game.  Joining in the Homecoming festivities was the National Guard with a cannon shooting blanks every time Algona scored. The game started off with Emmetsburg kicking off and Algona receiving. The game ended with Algona winning 34-14. Wyatt Wegener had 79 yards on seven carries and 33 yards on three receptions. Monte Bawden added in nine carries for 81 yards.

The Webster City vs. Algona game was on September 20, 2019. The game started at 7:00 pm. Algona’s record was 3-0 while Webster City’s record was 3-1 going into the game. Algona won the game 34 to 33, making their record 4-0. Wyatt Wegener had 216 yards on 16 carries and one 78 yard reception from a throw by Tyler Manske, a sophomore for Algona. On defense Cole Lewis had a total of 13 tackles. 

Next Algona will play at Garner. The game will start at 7:00 pm. Algona’s record going into this game was 4-0 while Garner’s record is 2-2.