DU QUOIN (WSIL) — Du Quoin hosted the Nashville Hornets for one of the most anticipated match-ups of the season Friday night.
It was just the third home game for Du Quoin this year, and both teams were undefeated going into the game.
In the first quarter, Alex Zimmerman passed to Kadin Mays for a 42-yard touchdown to make it 7-0. They would lead by as many as 34-7.
In the fourth, Nashville mounted a comeback as Cole Malaway passed to Gavin Baldwin in the endzone for a 11-yard touchdown to make it 41-28.
Nashville’s Bryan Mayer would later catch the 29-yard pass for a touchdown, but it wasn’t enough.
Du Quoin held on for the 41-35 win.