Wamego takes NCKL title

By The Mercury

At Clay Center, with their fifth straight win this season, the Wamego Red Raiders won the North Central Kansas League title on Friday night with a 35-12 win over Clay Center

The Red Raiders trailed 12-0, but Marshall Wethington brought the team within five points before halftime with an 18-yard touchdown run.

Wamego would score 35 unanswered points en route to the win, claiming its first outright league title in 31 years.

Wethington was 17-of-27 passing for 241 yards and a touchdown. He ran for 66 yards and another two.

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