KEARNEY – It wasn’t easy, but the Haymakers continued their winning streak with a comeback 15-9 win over Kearney Catholic.
Cozad has now won five in a row to improve to 5-2 on the year, and remain in first place of Class C1 District 6 at 3-0.
The Haymakers were able to take a 7-3 lead into the fourth quarter, but the Stars were able to score a 31 yard TD to go up 9-7.
Cozad though was able to convert a 2nd and 25 with a 28-yard reception by Maddox Myer, and followed it up with a 16 yard TD catch by Conner Wescoat. Cozad was able to then hold back the Stars for the 15-9 win.
Kearney Catholic has now lost three in a row, and fall to 3-4 overall, and 0-2 in District. Cozad returns home against Lexington next week.