Rebels clip Eagles

Published 12:00 am Saturday, September 19, 2009


The Goshen Eagles may have crossed into positive yardage in their 34-0 loss on the road at Reeltown, but the stat folks didn’t want to stick around long enough to tally the stats up.

The Eagles dropped to 2-1 in area play, in a game decidedly controlled by the Reeltown Rebels, who drew blood just minutes into the first quarter and stymied the Eagles of offense for the rest of the night.

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The lightening delay stopped play just a minute into the second quarter for more then an hour, but further knocking the eagles of their pace.

The Eagles led by quarterback Jerome Lawrence finally mounted a drive moving the ball 49 yards, however failed to find pay dirt from inside the Rebels’ 10-yard line.

The Eagles will play host to Pike County next Friday night at 7 p.m.