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Photos from Canistota’s win over Sulley Buttes for 9A state title

Canistota Head Coach James Strang congratulates Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) as he's named MVP following the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota Head Coach James Strang congratulates Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) as he’s named MVP following the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Canistota managers applaud the Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) is named MVP following the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Canistota managers applaud the Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) is named MVP following the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jalen Kaufman (16) finds running room through the Sully Buttes Chargers defense during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jalen Kaufman (16) finds running room through the Sully Buttes Chargers defense during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer as the Hawks receive the trophy after defeating Sully Buttes for the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer as the Hawks receive the trophy after defeating Sully Buttes for the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer as the Hawks receive the trophy after defeating Sully Buttes for the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer as the Hawks receive the trophy after defeating Sully Buttes for the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Canistota seniors raise the trophy after defeating Sully Buttes for the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Canistota seniors raise the trophy after defeating Sully Buttes for the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes' Clay Feller (10) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes’ Clay Feller (10) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes' Clay Feller (10) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes’ Clay Feller (10) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Drew Seubert (33) tackles Sully Buttes' Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Drew Seubert (33) tackles Sully Buttes’ Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota students cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota students cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Shay Jolley (18) eludes Sully Buttes' Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Shay Jolley (18) eludes Sully Buttes’ Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Hunter Sperling (48) tackles Sully Buttes' Shiloh Perkins (2) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Hunter Sperling (48) tackles Sully Buttes’ Shiloh Perkins (2) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Scott Jolley (12) makes his way to the endzone for a score during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Scott Jolley (12) makes his way to the endzone for a score during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) fights off the block to tackle Sully Buttes' Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) fights off the block to tackle Sully Buttes’ Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jalen Kaufman (16) falls forward after being knocked off his feet during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jalen Kaufman (16) falls forward after being knocked off his feet during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) makes a reception during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) makes a reception during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) is brought down from behind by Sully Buttes' Cody Nelson (32) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) is brought down from behind by Sully Buttes’ Cody Nelson (32) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) runs through the attempted tackle of Sully Buttes' Cody Nelson (32) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) runs through the attempted tackle of Sully Buttes’ Cody Nelson (32) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Shay Jolley (18) is tackled by Sully Buttes' Jett Lamb (54) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Shay Jolley (18) is tackled by Sully Buttes’ Jett Lamb (54) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Shay Jolley (18) is knocked off his feet during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Shay Jolley (18) is knocked off his feet during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota students cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota students cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) breaks free from Sully Buttes' Cody Nelson (32) en route to a touchdown during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) breaks free from Sully Buttes’ Cody Nelson (32) en route to a touchdown during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Drew Seubert (33) runs down field as Sully Buttes' Greer Hofer (87) gives chase during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Drew Seubert (33) runs down field as Sully Buttes’ Greer Hofer (87) gives chase during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Sully Buttes' Shiloh Perkins (2) makes a pick off of Canistota's Shay Jolley (18) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Sully Buttes’ Shiloh Perkins (2) makes a pick off of Canistota’s Shay Jolley (18) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Scott Jolley (12) celebrates a touchdown score with Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Scott Jolley (12) celebrates a touchdown score with Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) breaks free for a touchdown during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) breaks free for a touchdown during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes' Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes’ Brady Hill (24) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) shoves off the tackle of Sully Buttes' Cody Nelson (32) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) shoves off the tackle of Sully Buttes’ Cody Nelson (32) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota fans cheer on the Hawks during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Shay Jolley (18) leaps over Sully Buttes' Cody Nelson (32) as Sully Buttes' Shiloh Perkins (2) gives chase during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Shay Jolley (18) leaps over Sully Buttes’ Cody Nelson (32) as Sully Buttes’ Shiloh Perkins (2) gives chase during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) breaks free from a pair of Sully Buttes defenders for a touchdown during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) breaks free from a pair of Sully Buttes defenders for a touchdown during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota's Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes' Clay Feller (10) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Canistota’s Jerad Nielsen (27) tackles Sully Buttes’ Clay Feller (10) during the class 9A state championships at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Canistota Hawks with the class 9A state championship trophy at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Canistota Hawks with the class 9A state championship trophy at the DakotaDome on Thursday in Vermillion. (Matt Gade/Republic)

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