Champlin Park Football Falls to Woodbury in Season Opener
The Champlin Park football team lost its season opener 21-7 to Woodbury Thursday night.
The Rebels had their season ended by Woodbury in a first round playoff loss last fall.
The Royals broke open a close defensive battle with a pair of touchdowns in the fourth quarter.
They converted a 4th and 20 when George Bjellos scrambled and floated a pass to Liam Frommelt for a touchdown to make it 14-0 early in the fourth.
Frommelt returned an interception for a 62-yard touchdown to make it 21-0 a few minutes later.
Champlin Park scored with 16 seconds remaining to get on the board.