Head coaches

Owatonna, Jeff Williams (22nd season)

Northfield, Bubba Sullivan (29th season)

2018 records

Owatonna, 6-0: @Faribault (W, 41-0), @Mayo (W, 37-9), vs. Austin (W, 63-27), vs. John Marshall (W, 34-0), @Mankato East (W, 71-12), @Century (W, 28-7).

Northfield, 5-1: vs. Mankato East (L, 31-22), vs. John Marshall (W, 40-14), @Faribault (W, 29-0), @New Prague (W, 49-13), vs. Austin (W, 36-20), @Mayo (W, 28-21)

Team stats

Owatonna, 151.3 Pass YPG; 266.7 Rush YPG

Northfield, 177.7 Pass YPG; 197.7 Rush YPG

Playmakers

Owatonna, Jason Williamson (1,107 rushing yards, 15 TDs; 7 receptions, 86 yards, TD)

Northfield, Mitchell Stanchina (430 rushing yards, 5 TDs; 19 receptions, 444 yards, 9 TDs)

Last 5 meetings

Owatonna leads 3-2

Last season

Northfield 21, Owatonna 17

State titles

Owatonna 2 (2013 Class AAAAA, 2017 Class AAAAA)

Northfield 1 (1997 Class AAAA)

Enrollments

Owatonna 1,276

Northfield 1,183

-Compiled by Jon Weisbrod

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