When the 2015 Northeast Nebraska Football Classic game begins on Saturday, a familiar Knox County face will be leading the Red Team. Coach Tony Hoffman of Crofton was named the head coach. The Spencer native has been at Crofton since 1995. During that time, his teams have made many trips to the state playoffs. His teams have been runners-up three times.
One of Coach Hoffman's assistants will be Tom Allen, also of Crofton.
The game begins a 1 pm Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Park in Norfolk.
Knox County players for the Red Team include Tyler Koch and Anthony Mota Morales of Crofton, Cody Beckmann and Quinn O'Brien of Bloomfield, and Beau Schindler and Grant Mathis of Creighton.