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Janesville survives Tripoli 34-28

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It's homecoming at Janesville High School-- and Brook Kourty is crowned queen-- while Janesville star quarterback Hunter Meyer is the duke.... but Meyer suffers a concussion early in the game and is replaced by sophomore Noah Dodd.

Dodd looking good firing a touchdown pass to Jack Thode to give Janesville a 7-0 lead.

But Tripoli battles back Dylan Meister gets into the endzone from two yards out-- Tripoli gets to within 7-6.

And then the Panthers take their first lead of the night--Austin Newbrough with a beautiful pass to Tylor Seehase-- Tripoli goes on top 12-7.

But Janesville comes back-- Dodd fires a touchdown pass to Jack Thode as the Wildcats re-take the lead 14-12 at halftime .

And then in the third quarter-- Dodd rolls and finds Jacob Hahn in the endzone-- Janesville escapes with a 34-28 victory over Tripoli.

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