DUBUQUE (KWWL) - Last week. Wahlert got their first win. And that gave them a little confidence. Well, add the electrifying atmosphere at Dalzell field and well. Let's take a look at the highlights.
The Rams hosting the Golden Eagles. Start things off its 4th down, the ball falls right into Matt Brautigam arms at the 35. He spreads his wings. and flies all the way to the end zone on the return. Its 8-0 after a two point conversion.
But the Rams would answer back very next drive. Quarterback Calvin Hawthorne hands it off to CJ Brietbach. He dodges four Wahlert defenders. It's 8-7 Wahlert.
And the beat goes on as Wahlert again, May with the hand off to Adam Riess. Getting past the Rams defense, right to the camera. He knows where it's at. One of at least 3 touchdowns on the night. Its 15-7 golden eagles.
In the second half, more the same. This time its Dan Leibfried on the return. From one end to the other, for the touchdown.
Wahlert wins it.
Dubuque Wahlert 43
Dubuque Senior 17
Wahlert is now 2-2 on the season, keeping their playoff hopes alive. Next week it's a tough one. They host Cedar Falls at Dalzell Field.
Online Reporter: Lauren Squires