The Bethel Wildcats and McLoud Redskins went toe-to-toe Friday night. McLoud dominated the first half, taking a 16-0 lead into the locker room.
McLoud was unable to match Bethel’s intensity in the second half, allowing the Wildcats to force overtime.
In the overtime, Bethel quarterback Jesse Tucker found Harrison Thomas for a wide-open touchdown. The Redskins were unable to reach the end zone in their OT possession, giving Bethel the edge 28-22.
Bethel (2-0) returns home Sept. 18 to host Little Axe (0-1) and McLoud (1-1) entertains rival Harrah (1-1). Both games are set to kickoff at 7 p.m.
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