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Zumbrota-Mazeppa lineman Seth Tupper (right) tries to gain leverage on a teammate during lineman drills Thursday at Zumbrota-Mazeppa High School. The Cougars return four starting offensive linemen from last year’s squad. (Republican Eagle photo by Joe Brown)

Football: Z-M relying on O-line's experience

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ZUMBROTA – Zumbrota-Mazeppa has some daunting numbers to replace on offense.

At quarterback, Kurt Gadient graduated after passing for 1,696 yards and 18 touchdowns compared to five interceptions. More than 84 percent of the team’s rushing yards, led by Jacob Tschann’s 690 yards, and 80 percent of the Cougars’ receiving yards, led by Ellis Hirman’s 546 yards, are also gone. 


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Joe Brown
Joe Brown is the sports editor for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he worked at the Marshall Independent and the St. Cloud Times. For updates on local sports, follow Joe on Twitter at @RE_JBrown.
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