Comets blast Pirates out of playoffs


November 16, 2023

-East Washingtonian photo

Jett Slusser (99) breaks away from Naselle pursuers on his way to a Pirate touchdown with four minutes remaining in the first quarter. After shedding the would-be tacklers, Slusser had an unhindered path to the goal line. Teammates Ollie Severs (34), Trace Roberts (88), Boone Schmidt (49) and David Tejero (77) watch Slusser on his way to the touchdown.

By Loyal Baker

POMEROY––Despite the Pomeroy Pirates chalking up four passing touchdowns, three by rushing and a game-opening, 100-yard, kick-off return by Walker Flynn, the Buccaneer defense had no answer for Naselle's squirrelly quarterback, 5-8, 165-lb junior Jacob Lindstrom, who churned through defensive formations for 346 yards and six touchdowns to boost the Comets to a 78-58 play-off...

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