Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley Wins Title Game

Created: 11/23/2012 1:50 PM KSTP.com By: Hannah Anderson

MINNEAPOLIS - Austin Maanum ran for 185 yards and two touchdowns, Jason Montonye scored three times and Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley defeated Grand Meadow 40-22 for the Class 9-Man Championship at Friday's Prep Bowl.

Montonye had 126 rushing yards and also scored on a kickoff return to give the Wolverines (13-0) the school's first title.

Trenton Bleifus threw for 217 yards and three touchdowns for Grand Meadow (12-2), which had scored at least 40 points 10 times this season, including 61 points last week.

Montonye scored on 49- and 51-yard runs in the second quarter. Maanum scored from 73 yards out for a 20-0 halftime lead.

Bleifus and Landon Jacobson connected on a 61-yard screen pass for a Superlarks touchdown, but Montonye returned the ensuing kickoff for an 82-yard score to make it 32-8.

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