Belfast Football Improves to 1-2 with Win Over Nokomis 

Week three of the high school football season wrapped up Saturday.This is the time when we start getting a sense of who are the teams to beat around the state. The fight for a playoff spot in Class B should be pretty intense with many teams in the mix.Saturday afternoon in Newport, Nokomis hosting Belfast, both the Warriors and Lions looking for their first win of the season.This was a game for the defenses.Second half, Belfast up 12-6. Zach Collier on fourth down. Tucker Braley with the tip it’s incomplete. Nokomis takes over on downs.But early in the fourth quarter, Nokomis driving. Jake Campbell comes up with the interception, the Senior Captain takes it 75 yards for the touchdown. A back-breaking pick six for Nokomis. Belfast takes an 18-6 lead.The Lions playing with confidence after that big play. Travis Tufo lays a crushing hit on the sack. Belfast picks up the win in Newport 18-6 the final score.