File photo courtesy Brian Ulrey

GREEN BAY — It took a little less than a half of football for the Kaukauna Ghosts to notch its second win of the season.

Leading 28-6 over Green Bay Southwest with just over a minute left in the first half, play was suspended due to a severe thunderstorm warning.

After an hour-long delay, the game was called, giving Kaukauna the 28-6 win.

(More photos by Brian Ulrey in the Kaukauna Football Facebook group HERE.)

The Ghosts scored on all of its drives in the first quarter, with the third score coming just seconds before the end of the quarter giving Kaukauna a comfortable 21-0 lead heading into the second.

Green Bay’s defense stiffened in the second, and after a score late in the quarter trailed the Ghosts 21-7.

The Trojan score appeared to give the Ghosts a spark, however, and Kaukauna scored shortly before the end of the quarter and led 28-6.

But that would be all the scoring for a while. Play was suspended with 1:05 in the half because of a severe thunderstorm warning in the area.

Kaukauna opens its conference schedule this Friday, Sept. 3 when it travels to Appleton North for a 7 p.m. kickoff.

WHBY The Score will live stream the game.

By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.