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North Butler tops North Linn

In Class A District 3, North Linn played host to North Butler as the Bearcats looked to lock down third place in the district.

North Linn got a touchdown early in the first quarter but it was a game of defense from there on out.

With just under a minute to play in the half, Taylor Michael of North Linn blocked the punt inside the Bearcats 30 yard line but the Lynx were unable to capitalize as North Butler defense stepped up with a big sack moving North Linn out off field goal range it would stay 7-0 at half.

Bearcats first possession after the half quarterback Cody Nelson is picked off by Chase Dvorak but North Linn could not turn it into points.

North Butler would add three second half touchdowns and hang on to win 21-7.

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