Hoheisel stars as Tigers roll Oskosh West
By Paul Lecker
OSHKOSH – Marshfield senior Nick Hoheisel had a game for the ages on Friday against Oshkosh West.
Hoheisel set a new school record with 271 yards rushing and scored five touchdowns as the Tigers ran past Oshkosh West 35-14 in a Valley Football Association South Division matchup at Titan Stadium.
Hoheisel started the game with a bang, returning the opening kickoff 88 yards for a touchdown.
After West tied the game early in the second quarter, Hoheisel added touchdown runs of 10 and 3 yards to put the Tigers up 21-7 at halftime.
Marshfield’s defense halted West’s opening drive of the second half at the 23 and on the next play Hoheisel broke free, scoring a 77-yard touchdown. He added another TD run, from 19 yards away, early in the fourth quarter to give Marshfield a commanding 35-7 lead.
Marshfield outgained West 490-250, piling up 385 yards on the ground. Braden Bohman added 103 yards rushing for the Tigers.
Marshfield (3-1, 2-1 VFA South) hosts Wisconsin Rapids (2-2, 1-2 VFA South) on Sept. 18 at Beell Stadium. The game begins at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com. Rapids lost to Hortonville on Friday, 29-19.
This story will be updated when complete statistics are provided.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 35, Wildcats 14
Marshfield 7 14 7 7 – 35
Oshkosh West 0 7 0 7 – 14
M – Nick Hoheisel 88 kick return (Zach McManus kick), 0:13.
OW – Carson Faust 10 run (Grant Abraham kick), 9:42.
M – Hoheisel 10 run (McManus kick), 4:19.
M – Hoheisel 3 run (McManus kick), 0:53.
M – Hoheisel 77 run (McManus kick), 8:02.
M – Hoheisel 19 run (McManus kick).
OW – Matt Rebholtz 15 pass from Ben Kohl pass (Abraham kick).
Individual Statistical leaders
Rushing: OW, Andrew Thiel 63, Ben Kohl 6-60. M, Nick Hoheisel 28-271, Braden Bohman 18-103.
Passing: OW, Kohl 10-34-99-1. M, Tyson Slade 8-20-105.
Receiving: OW, Connor Miller 4-40, Matt Rebholtz 4-45. M, Isaac Huettl 4-59, Jon Hardinger 3-34, Zach McManus 1-18.
Records: Marshfield 3-1, 2-1 Valley Football Association South Division; Oshkosh West 1-3, 1-2 VFA South.