STAPLES - Brandon Wing's 13-yard run and 2-point conversion run lifted the Staples-Motley Cardinals past East Grand Forks 16-8 in a season-opening football game Thursday.
Wing, who rushed for 110 yards, also scored the Cardinals' other touchdown, a 73-yard pass from Devin Becker.
He also ran for another 2-point conversion and caught three passes for 82 yards.
Becker passed for 102 yards.
East Grand Forks 0 0 8 0 - 8
Staples-Motley 8 0 0 8 - 16
SM: Brandon Wing 73 pass from Devin Becker; Wing run
EGF: Casey Ristau 1 run; Mike Campos pass from Alex Rude
SM: Wing 13 run; Wing run
RUSHING: EGF: Eric Hagen 6-25, Eric Barrera 8-22; SM: Brandon Wing 13-110
PASSING: EGF: Alex Rude 5-16-2-68; SM: Devin Becker 4-9-0-102
RECEIVING: EGF: Justin Larson 1-40, Mike Campos 2-18; SM: Wing 3-82.
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