In the team’s first year in the conference, Becker clinched the Granite Ridge Football title by defeating visiting Princeton 27-20 on the Bulldogs’ Homecoming night Oct. 12 in their packed stadium.
The Tigers did not have a sharp first half which led to a 14-0 lead for the Bulldogs. Becker scored on drives of 86 and 54 yards, both aided by defensive penalties.
Becker is now 6-0 in GRC games (6-1 all). Princeton dipped to 3-3 in the GRC (4-3 all). The Tigers next travel to Foley on Wednesday, Oct. 17 before MEA break; the Falcons thrashed Milaca on Oct. 12.