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Hawk Football meets Ekalaka for first 8 man showdown in 51 years


September 26, 2019

Corbin Irish runs for a touchdown against Ekalaka.

Broadus last met Ekalaka in 8 man football in the fall of 1968, with Broadus beating Ekalaka 27-18.

With the burgeoning population of Powder River County, in 1969 Broadus would move up to Class B and 11 man football, dropping back down to Class C a few years ago. Ekalaka would eventually drop down to 6 man football, before moving back up to Class C 8 man this season.

The teams faced off on Saturday here in Broadus, with a Homecoming crowd of Broadus fans filling the stands, and a good number of Ekalaka fans making the journey from Carter County to support their Bulldogs.

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