Varsity Football Advances in Fight To The Dome Merideth Langton, Photographer

The varsity football team beat the Dubuque Senior Rams 23-9. Senior quarterback Carson Blietz passed for 69 yards (top left). Senior kicker Luke Bradley kicks for a field goal (top right). Senior Alex Koch rushed for 71 yards and one touchdown (bottom)

Junior running back Jazan Williams led the Cougars to a win with 257 rushing yards and two touchdowns.

The theme Friday night for the Kennedy student section was Neon Out. The students participated in chants with the cheerleaders (top photo), and celebrated touchdowns (bottom photo).

The Cougars started the playoffs 9-0, and extended their record to 10-0 after defeating Dubuque Senior. Check out some stats from the regular season here:

Seniors Alex Koch and Ethan Mills celebrate after a touchdown in the third quarter.

Senior Chloe Short performed with the rest of the color guard during timeouts and halftime.

Freshman Lauren Duncan and seniors Maddie Hodgins and Reynnah Ellenz all cheered with the student section during the game Friday night.

The varsity Dance Team had a halftime performance during the game.