(Cedar Falls) The #1 ranked and undefeated St. Albert Falcons moved on to the state championship game with their win in the semi-finals Saturday at the UNI-Dome. St. Albert topped previously unbeaten and 2nd ranked Emmetsburg 24-6.
Senior Kellen O'Niell carried the football 7 times for 100 yards while Cole Herr racked up 93 yards on 16 carries. Quarterback Tucker Culjat spread the ball around to six different receivers completing 9 of his 10 passes for 77 yards. Zane Cozad and Marco Naughton led the defense with 11 tackles each.
Awaiting St. Albert in the state championship will be 11-2 St. Ansgar. St. Ansgar topped West Branch 32-19 in the semi-finals. The Class 1A State Championship game will be played Saturday, November 19th at 10:05 a.m.