EFFINGHAM (WSIL) — The Murphysboro Red Devils are headed to the state championships.
The Red Devils defeated the Effingham Flaming Hearts Saturday in the Class 4A semifinals.
Murphysboro lead 14-0 at the half, but the Hearts came back to tie in the 4th quarter, sending the game into overtime.
The Red Devils hold on for the 20-17 win.
They’ll face the Richmond-Burton Rockets Friday night in DeKalb.
— MHS Red Devils (@LenNovara) November 23, 2019