BLAIR- It was homecoming in Blair Friday night as the #4 Bears hosted the #7 York Dukes, and it was the road squad winning 14-0. York started the game strong opening possession with a 13 play 80-yard drive that was capped off by a 23-yard touchdown run by Ty Bartholomew.
Following that, it was a game of punts and turnovers on downs until Wyatt Collingham recovered a fumble and returned it 53 yards for a touchdown making it 14-0 early in the 4th quarter. The defense remained strong for the Dukes as they held on for the win.
Bartholomew was 13-17 through the air with 100 yards passing and 64 yards rushing and a touchdown. Dex Larsen 16 carries for 73 yards for the Bears. York moves to 2-0 and will face McCook on the road next week Blair falls to 1-1 and will battle Omaha Skutt Catholic.