PARK RAPIDS - Cody Redfield scored on a 1-yard touchdown run to give the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines the early lead in non-conference football Friday.
W-DC went scoreless the rest of the way and fell to the Park Rapids Panthers in overtime 14-8.
The Wolverines had a chance to tie the game, but were stopped on a quarterback keeper 1-foot shot of the end zone.
W-DC's Riley Snyder rushed for 99 yards on 19 carries, but Park Rapids' Kevin McMerrill led all rushers with 162 yards on the ground.
Wadena-Deer Creek 8 0 0 0 0 - 8
Park Rapids 0 8 0 0 6 -14
W-DC-Cody Redfield one run (Donny Tabery run) :02
PR-Dylan Walsh one run (Kevin Vaadeland) 7:36
PR-Vaadeland nine run
Rushes-yards: WDC 44-171, PR 48-253
Pass comp-att-int-yards: WDC 2-5-1-21, PR 1-6-2-13
Total offense: WDC 49-192, PR 54-266
Rushing: WDC-Riley Snyder 19-99, PR Kevin McMerrill 27-162
Passing: WDC-Donny Tabery 2-5-1-21
Receiving: WDC-Snyder 1-21
Overall: WDC 0-1. Next game: Wadena-Deer Creek hosts Warroad 7 p.m. Friday.
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