Streak Snapped! Hutch falls in State Semis 15 Nov 14

Tiger Rewind – State Semis

Hutchinson 14 De La Salle 35

3 years and 2 weeks ago the Hutchinson Tigers lost in the Section Championship Round of that years Football Playoffs.  For the rest of that time, Hutchinson went 37-0, until Saturday.  The De La Salle Islanders upset the #1 ranked Tigers 35-14 in the State Class 4A Semi Finals, Saturday in Prior Lake.  Hutchinson took a 14-13 lead into the 4th quarter, but 22 unanswered points put the Islanders in control for the win.  DLS Quarterback Billy Hart accounted for 291 yards (passing and rushing), plus 2 Touchdowns.  DB Marquise Bridges put any hopes Hutch had for a comeback to rest with a 95 yard Interception returned for a Touchdown as Hutch was driving late in the 4th.  RB Robbie Grimsley scored two Touchdowns to finish with 32 TD’s on the season.  In the last four seasons Hutchinson’s record is 46-2.  De La Salle will play Becker in the State Championship next week.