Friday’s football game between Monona Grove and Mount Horeb/Barneveld was not a normal one.

Student Section

The Monona Grove student section showed its support for Charles Pyng, who passed away on Thursday. The crowd wore pink in memory of Pyng.

A day after the death of Monona Grove High School art teacher and tennis coach Charles Pyng, tailgating and youth night were canceled. Instead, students wrote messages of love in the parking lot at John Klement Field.

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Chase Yinko and Evan Ellefson

Senior linebackers Chase Yinko, left, and Evan Ellefson, right, converge on a Mount Horeb punt returner on Friday, September 16.

Cal Woerth

Sophomore wide receiver Cal Woerth looks downfield on a trick play on Friday, September 16.

Brady Voss

Senior quarterback Brady Voss takes off on a 70-yard touchdown run against the Vikings. 

Bradyen Maxson

Sophomore offensive lineman Bradyen Maxson provides pass protection on Friday, September 17. 

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Tyler Magestro

Senior linebacker Tyler Magestro wraps up a Mount Horeb receiver on Friday, September 16. 

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