Tonganoxie High football gets 1st home victory of season, drops Louisburg
The Tonganoxie High defense shined in the THS football home opener Friday at Beatty Field.
Tonganoxie was eyeing a shutout when Louisburg put together a late touchdown and another after a successful onside kick.
THS held on for a 24-14 for its first Frontier League victory of the season against the visiting Wildcats.
The Chieftains (2-0 overall and 1-0 in Frontier League play) now prepare for a big conference clash against Paola (2-0 and 2-0) next Friday on the road.
Paola slipped past Spring Hill, 41-38, for the Panthers’ first road win of the season.
THS 24, Louisburg 14
Score by quarters
LHS 0 0 0 14 — 14
THS 0 10 0 14 — 24