Spencer rallies past Humboldt late, 42-35


Humboldt quarterback Caden Matson powers his way for yardage against the Spencer defense in the Wildcats' 42-35 loss to the Tigers on Oct. 23 in Spencer in second round Class 3A playoff action. The loss ended Humboldt's season at 5-4 overall. Independent photo by Phil Monson.

Spencer scored the winning touchdown with less than a minute to play to rally past Humboldt, 42-35 in a Class 3A second round football playoff game in Spencer Friday night (Oct. 23).

Humboldt trailed 13-12 at halftime but put together their own rally in the fourth quarter after trailing 34-19. Humboldt scored twice and was successful on both 2-point conversion plays to take a 35-34 lead.

Humboldt ends its season at 5-4 overall.

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