Shakopee Sabers

The Shakopee football team powered its way to an easy win in its season opener Sept. 1.

The Sabers rushed for 487 yards in a 49-20 victory at Anoka. Senior Jadon Hellerud rumbled for 143 yards on 23 carries, while scoring two touchdowns.

Tom Schardin covers sports for Savage and Prior Lake. He is dependable, sarcastic and always joking around. Tom enjoys running and swimming and is often busy coaching his two kids' sports teams.