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Braving the weather. The Hancock cheerleaders (left to right) Hannah Collins, Kathryn Newhouse, Maggie Hacker and Heidi Cramlet present the flag during the pre-game of the Hancock-Verndale game bundled up for the weather, as it rained the entire game, with the temperature hovering around 40 degrees. Photos by Gregg Cunningham

Hancock Football team takes on yet one more state-ranked team

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By Matt Hone

The Hancock Owls football took on the state's No. 3-ranked Verndale Pirates and fell 64 - 12 on a rainy night in Hancock on Oct. 14.


The Owls fell to 1-6 overall this season.

The first quarter began with Hancock kicking off to the Pirates. Verndale took their first possession the length of the field and opened the scoring with a 45 yard touchdown run. With the successful 2-point conversion, the score was 8-0.

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