HERRIN (WSIL) — The Herrin Tigers defeated the West Frankfort Redbirds after a strong start by West Frankfort.
Early in the game, West Frankfort’s Connor Eaton hands it off to Tanner Clark, and he dives foward for the two-yard touchdown run… Redbirds up 7-0.
Later in the first, Herrin’s Caleb Stein takes the hand-off, but he can’t hang on to the football and West Frankfort takes over.
The Redbirds’ QB, Connor Eaton, then takes it in himself from 19 yards out.
But the Tigers responded quickly with Chance Karnes firing one over the middle to Billy Braid for the touchdown.
The Tigers keep their playoff hopes alive with a big win 42-20 win over the Redbirds.