The new Fifrick Field has not had a track meet yet, but you could make an argument for that Friday night. 

In a wild offensive shootout, the Kohler/Sheboygan Lutheran/Sheboygan Christian tri-op team stunned the home crowd at Fifrick in their debut game in the Eastern Wisconsin Conference by rallying for a 50-42 win over Kiel ruining the debut of new Raider coach David Esswein.

Junior KLC quarterback Robby Michael threw for six touchdown passed including the go-ahead score with just over two minutes left. Kiel, minus starting quarterback Carson Lepisto, saw a last ditch comeback effort drive into KLC territory where it ended on an interception. Lepisto left the game early in the fourth quarter under a concussion protocol.

Kiel led from the opening kick as Alex Kleinhans started the 2020 season with a bang scampering 77 yards with the opening kick. Kiel would enjoy an 18-point lead at 36-18, but couldn't close the deal.

  1 Total 
Kiel14 14 842
Kohler/Lutheran/Christian 622 16 50

1st Quarter

Kiel Alex Kleinhans, 77 yard kickoff return (Ryan Freund kick) 11:48 Kiel 7 KLC 0
KielKleinhans, 1 yard run (Freund kick) 3:52  Kiel 14 KLC 0
KLCCasey Verhagen, 37 yard pass from Robby Michael (run failed) 0:40 Kiel 14 KLC 6

2nd Quarter

KLC Verhagen, 16 yard pass from Michael (run failed) 7:27 Kiel 14 KLC 12
KielJason Klauck, 24 yard pass from Carson Lepisto (Freund kick) 4:08 Kiel 21 KLC 12
KielKlauck, 22 yard pass from Lepisto (Freund kick) 0:45 Kiel 28 KLC 12

3rd Quarter

KLC Verhagen, 7 yard pass from Michael (pass failed) 9:24 Kiel 28 KLC 18
KielDaniel Schmitz, 6 yard run (Kleinhans run) 6:59 Kiel 36 KLC 18
KLCColin Girdaukas, 67 yard pass from Michael (Girdaukas pass from Michael) 3:50Kiel 36 KLC 28
KLC  Michael, 1 yard run (pass failed) 3:50                                                              Kiel 36 KLC 34 

4th Quarter

KielSchmitz, 3 yard run (kick failed) 10:35Kiel 42 KLC 34 
KLCGirdaukas, 55 yard pass from Michael (Cole pass from Michael) 9:17                   Kiel 42 KLC 42 
KLCVerhagen, 49 yard pass from Michael (Girdaukas pass from Michael) 2:46KLC 50 Kiel 42 

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