First Down Friday: Shanley holds off Valley City
VALLEY CITY - Early on it seemed like top ranked Shanley was going to pull away from fifth ranked Valley City.
Deacons senior defensive back Andy Clark came up with an interception on the third play of the game and returned it to the Hi-Liners one-yard line. Shanley punched it in one play later to go up 6-0.
Valley City responded and tied the game 6-6 at halftime.
In the second half, Shanley pulled away to win 16-12. The Deacons stay undefeated. Valley City falls to 3-4.