LAURENS - Andy Kardos ran for two touchdowns and threw for two more, and Luke DeWaard rushed for 116 yards and two touchdowns to help send Algona Garrigan to a 48-26 upset victory over third-ranked LM-ACT on Friday at Laurens.
Kardos started the scoring with a 10-yard TD pass to Brian Welt. DeWaard then scored from 3 yards out for a 14-0 lead.
LM-ACT got on the board with a 15-yard TD pass from Jason Brechler to Jake Heuton. Kardos, however, followed with a 12-yard run to make it 22-6.
The Raiders answered with a 6-yard touchdown pass from Brechler to Derek Hoben. Kardos and Welt hooked up for a 19-yard scoring strike.
LM-ACT's Hale Hawley, who rushed for 127 yards, scored on a 6-yard run before Garrigan blew the game open. Jesse Schmidt caught a 30-yard TD from Brechler.
Tyler Hogrefe had 18 tackles and John Sobotka added 14 for LM-ACT.
Algona Garrigan 14 8 14 12 - 48
LM-ACT 0 12 6 8 - 26
AG-Welt 10 pass from Kardos (Welt kick)
AG-DeWaard 3 run (Welt kick)
LMACT-Heuton 15 pass from Brechler (pass failed)
AG-Kardos 12 run (Kardos run)
LMACT-Hoben 6 pass from Brechler (pass failed)
AG-Welt 19 pass from Kardos (kick failed)
LMACT-Hawley 6 run (run failed)
AG-Kardos 50 run (DeWaard run)
AG-DeWaard 5 run (kick failed)
AG-Elbert 47 run (kick failed)
LMACT-Schmidt 30 pass from Brechler (Hawley run)
TEAM STATISTICS AG LM-ACT
First downs 10 11
Rushes-yards 51-340 35-175
Com.-Att.-Int. 5-8-1 10-15-1
Passing yards 85 143
Return yards - -
Punts-Avg. 2-46 4-30
Fumbles-lost 0-0 1-1
Penalties-yards 7-45 2-20
Rushing-LM-ACT: Hawley 19-127, Brechler 9-20. Algona Garrigan: Kardos 15-118, DeWaard 24-116.
Passing-LM-ACT: Brechler 10-15-1-143. Algona Garrigan: Kardos 5-8-1-85.
Receiving-LM-ACT: Schmidt 3-54, Heuton 2-39, Garberding 2-39. Algona Garrigan: Welt 2-29.