Brandon Janvrin, Ryan Johnson and Joe Smith bring down Red Wing’s Ben Miller last week. Photos by Keith Garvens
By David Richards
The No. 3 seed Byron football team took on No. 2 seed Kasson-Mantorville (7-1) in Kasson Saturday at 7 p.m. In their opening game of the Section One Class 4A football tournament, the Bears (6-3) defeated Red Wing (1-8) in Byron 29-6, Oct. 23.
Jack Nelson passed for 239 yards, all in the first half, and threw for a pair of touchdowns, one each to Andrew Root and Thor Knutson. Brandon Janvrin rushed for 102 yards and one touchdown as well.