Norton falls to Nemaha Central in 2A title game

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SALINA, Kan. Nemaha Central beat Norton,19-0 Saturday to win the 2A State Championship.

"Making state is something they've dreamed about doing, and they made it happen. It's pretty special." Lucas Melvin, Norton's head coach said.

Nemaha Central scored the game's first touchdown in the second quarter, and two more in the fourth quarter; shutting out Norton defensively.

"We didn't play quite like we wanted to today. But a lot of that's credit to Nemaha Central. They did a great job." Melvin said.

Melvin says even though the Bluejays took home second place, Norton had a season he considers a successful one.

"I'm proud of these guys., and I'm proud of what they did this year."