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By Will Korn 

Sidney loses shootout with Scottsbluff, 37-28


Larry Brown / For The Sun-Telegraph

Junior running back Jake Heeren runs behind a block by Brian Rolls (55) during the second half in Friday night's home loss to Scottsbluff.

Trailing Scottsbluff by 17 points late in the third quarter on Friday night, the Sidney High football team put together a furious rally to get within three late in the fourth.

However, the Red Raiders couldn't stop the Bearcats' machine-like running game at the end when it needed to the most. Sidney fell 37-28 at Weymouth Field to fall to 5-2 overall.

Sidney took to the ball to start the game and drove 79 yards down field before turning the ball over on downs at the Scottsbluff 1-yard line. The Bearcats responded by going 99 yards with a one-two punch of senior back Ty Benson and junior...

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