Tiger Football opens playoffs with shutout

Princeton blanked visiting Grand Rapids 33-0 when the Section 7AAAA quarterfinals were held Tuesday, Oct. 22. Billy McClay got things started for the Tigers with a 55-yard punt return 1:40 into the game. Cole Warren scored twice against the Thunderhawks, and the Tiger defense allowed just 128 total yards.

No. 3 seed Princeton (6-3) next travels to No. 2 Cloquet (7-1) for the section semifinals on Saturday, Oct. 26 2 p.m. No. 1 Hermantown takes on No. 5 Duluth Denfeld in the other semis on Saturday.