Tigers end drought, beat Weiser

By Observer staff October 04, 2013 09:50 pm
The La Grande football team ended a 12-game losing streak dating back to last year with a 27-25 non-league victory over Weiser, Idaho, Friday night.

The Tigers trailed 18-13 at halftime but took the lead in the third quarter on a touchdown catch by Tyson Wicklander.

LHS made it a 27-18 lead when Jared Rogers trotted into the end zone from 20 yards out with 2:33 remaining in the game.

Weiser cut the lead to 27-25 wiht 52 seconds left, but LHS was able to recover the onside kick and run out the clock. The win improves La Grande to 1-4 this season.

For a full recap of Friday's game, read Monday's edition of The Observer.