Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn wins Iowa 8-Man high school football title

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Ben Specht threw seven touchdown passes to lead Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn to a 57-52 win over Don Bosco to win Iowa’s 8-player state high school football championship.  The game marked the highest scoring 8-player state final ever.  In all, sixteen championship records were broken in the game.

Don Bosco actually led the game 14-0 after the first quarter.

MMC ends the season 13-0.

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