Northwest Missouri State Opens Football Season At Missouri Western (Audio)

Northwest Missouri State opens the season tonight at Missouri Western.  Kickoff is at 7:00.  Head Coach Rich Wright speaks on two of his players, DB Jacob Gassman of Kearney and LB Andy Hessler of Hartland, Wisconsin being voted team captains.

The other 4 captains are:  TE Marqus Andrews of Blue Springs, OL Tanner Owen of Kearney, DL Spencer Phillips of Glenwood, Iowa and OL Ryan Spelhaug of Bettendorf, Iowa.

Wright embraces the rivalry between the schools.