INDEPENDENCE - For Independence, the prep football season opener bore little resemblance to its winless 2016 campaign.
Even in defeat, a clear message was sent that there are brighter days ahead for the Mustangs.
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Mount Vernon’s Tristan Wirfs experienced every lineman’s dream last week when he picked off a pass against Anamosa and returned it for a touchdown. The 3-star Iowa commit talks about that, Mount Vernon’s four-game winning streak after a tough start against Class 3A competiton and his future with the Hawkeyes on the latest Triple Option Podcast.
Plus, The Gazette’s K.J. Pilcher, Jeff Johnson and Jeff Linder look ahead to Week 7. Listen in!