PRATT — The rain did not stop the Greenbacks from scoring touchdowns and winning the first home game of the season against Halstead on September 7.
The rainy weather may have called for umbrellas and towels to dry off the bleachers but it did not stop the Pratt High football team from beating Halstead 32-16 in the first home game of the season on September 7.
In the first quarter, Travis Theis had a 91-yard touchdown run for the Greenbacks.
Soon after the start of the second quarter, Hunter Huber scored a two-yard run touchdown. Halstead replied with a 50-yard run and a two-point conversion.
Theis had another touchdown with a 37-yard run. Daniel Sanchez hit the extra-point kick, putting Pratt up 19-8 at the half.
A touchdown by Caden Blankenship during the third quarter brought the score to 25-8, and soon after, Halstead scored a touchdown.
Theis had another touchdown with a 52-yard run in the fourth quarter.
Pratt improves to 2-0, while Halstead drops to 1-1. Halstead hosts Lyons Friday.