Quarterback Maddox Cejka connected with Chase Fisher on a 29-yard touchdown pass with 26 seconds remaining, lifting Prairie du Chien to a thrilling non-conference victory over Darlington, 20-14, on Saturday afternoon in Darlington, Wis.

Carter Lancaster opened the scoring for the Redbirds (1-1) on a 70-yard touchdown run. Cejka tossed a 12-yard touchdown pass to Max Amundson, then found Jon Nicholson on a 14-yard scoring pass for the Blackhawks (2-1) in the second quarter to take the lead.

Darlington QB Braden Davis hit Easton Evenstad on a 32-yard TD hookup to tie the game at 14 heading into halftime. The game remained scoreless until the Blackhawks reached paydirt in the closing seconds to escape with the win.

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River Ridge (Wis.) 28, Pecatonica/Argyle 0 — At Patch Grove, Wis.: Logan Drone threw four touchdown passes, including a pair to Braden Crubel, and the Timberwolves (3-1) blanked Pec/Argyle.

PREP VOLLEYBALL

Starmont 2, Bellevue Marquette 0 — At Bellevue, Iowa: Ellie O’Brien had five kills and seven digs, and Elise Kilburg added 14 digs, but the Mohawks were eliminated in the first round of the Tri-Rivers Conference tournament, 25-15, 25-20.

WOMEN’S TENNIS

Duhawk wins title — At Des Moines: Loras College’s Clair Moore won the C-Singles championship at the American Rivers Conference individual tournament. Moore defeated Alli Kreider of Central, 8-2. Moore defeated the Dubuque’s Alyssa Stevenson, 8-4, in the semifinals.

Duhawks’ doubles team of Audrey Hinz and Maddie Smith lost in the A-Doubles quarterfinals, 8-1, to eventual runners-up Sydney Powers and Sydney Rottinghaus of Wartburg. Hinz and Smith lost in the consolation final.

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL

Clarke 3, Peru State 1 — At Peru, Neb.: Megan Pressgrove delivered 12 kills, Maddie Ro added 20 assists and Amber Cooksley had 16 digs as the Pride (8-6, 5-3 Heart of America Conference) earned a 25-15, 25-18, 26-28, 25-4 victory.