Eden Prairie Beats Lakeville North 35-0 in Class 6A Quarterfinals

November 09, 2017 10:05 PM

The Eden Prairie Eagles continue to dominate games in their quest for another state football championship, beating Lakeville North in the Class 6A Quarterfinals on Thursday night, 35-0.

***To see extended highlights from the Eden Prairie vs. Lakeville North game, CLICK PLAY ABOVE***


The Eagles scored on the fourth play from scrimmage when senior tailback Solo Falaniko ran 49-yards for a touchdown.

Eden Prairie's defense was equally impressive. Lakeville North was on the verge of tying the score at 7 in the first quarter when Antonio Montero forced a fumble on the three-yard-line. Teammate D.J. Johnson picked up the ball and ran it back 97-yards for a touchdown.

With the win, unbeaten Eden Prairie will face Maple Grove next week in the Class 6A semifinals at U.S. Bank Stadium.


Jeff Brioschi

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