Not quite enough: Cards fall to Bottineau, 36-34, in opener


August 28, 2023

Erik Gjovik

Jaxon Schaefer surges forward for a few extra yards on this pass completion while trying to slip through the grasp of Bottineau's Tukker Fedje. Schaefer had 23 yards on three receptions, and played a solid game in the secondary.

Carrington stepped onto the turf for the first game of 2023, with a team short on depth, but high on potential playmaking ability.

And according to the stat sheet, they accomplished the second part of that equation.

However, the Bottineau Braves had just enough game-changers of their own to take a narrow 36-34 win in Carrington Friday night, August 18.

In spite of 330 yards passing by Cardinal...

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