The Dauphin Clippers football team beat the defending Rural Manitoba Football League champion Swan Valley Tigers, 2908, in their season opener, last Thursday in Dauphin.
Oliver Dandeneau led the offence with 77 yards rushing on just three carries, including a 66-yard touchdown run. Kade Glennie had just one carry for 55 yards and Scott Gower had 44 yards rushing on 12 carries. Will Stinson ran the ball for another 37 yards on seven touches.
Matt Zurba completed just one of six pass attempts, but he made it count as he connected with Jaymen Fee on a 15-yard TD.
Joseph Lopez led the defence with seven tackles, including three sacks, and an interception return for a touchdown.
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