Pius X holds on to get close win against Hastings

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The Pius X Thunderbolts beat the Hastings Tigers in a 9-7 slog on Friday night.

The score was 7-0 going into the second half before Pius’ defense scored a safety to put the Thunderbolts on the board.

Later in the second half, Pius put together a drive that started with a nice run by quarterback Kolbe Volkmer to get the Thunderbolts near the red zone.

Next play, Pius ran again, with Volkmer this time putting the Thunderbolts on the 1-yard line.

Running back Matt Boyh went into the end zone to give Pius the lead.

On the next Hastings possession, an interception would seal the Tigers’ fate.

Pius X will face Bennington at home next week.

Hastings will look for win No. 1 back at home against Seward.

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