Huge numbers in Pirates-Raiders shoot-out


Black River’s Riley Gibbs heads to the endzone in action Friday against Columbia.


Travis Sexton breaks through the line for the Pirates.


Senior cheerleaders Cortney Vidika and Kaina Schmoll pose with their “Tiny Tot” cheerleaders.


Alexis Dewitt performs a solo at halftime.


Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington Enterprise

Corey Bartolic racked up 143 rushing yards and Riley Gibbs added another 120 to the Pirates’ tally Friday as Black River surged to a 49-31 win over Columbia. Each also had two of the Pirates’ seven touchdowns on the evening. Quarterback Mike Hazlett threw completions for 100 yards, one to Jacob Campbell for 64 yards and a TD.

Black River’s Riley Gibbs heads to the endzone in action Friday against Columbia.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/09/web1_BlackRiverFootballVsColumbia-2-of-9-.jpgBlack River’s Riley Gibbs heads to the endzone in action Friday against Columbia.

Travis Sexton breaks through the line for the Pirates.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/09/web1_BlackRiverFootballVsColumbia-4-of-9-.jpgTravis Sexton breaks through the line for the Pirates.

Senior cheerleaders Cortney Vidika and Kaina Schmoll pose with their “Tiny Tot” cheerleaders.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/09/web1_BlackRiverFootballVsColumbia-6-of-9-.jpgSenior cheerleaders Cortney Vidika and Kaina Schmoll pose with their “Tiny Tot” cheerleaders.

Alexis Dewitt performs a solo at halftime.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2016/09/web1_BlackRiverFootballVsColumbia-7-of-9-.jpgAlexis Dewitt performs a solo at halftime.