Thursday, Sep 18, 2014
Redbirds Soar to First Win
WEST FRANKFORT -- Hadin Restivo and the West Frankfort Redbirds picked up their first win of the season Saturday, defeating Nashville 37-20.
Restivo would put West Frankfort (1-2) on the board first with a QB sneak up the middle half way through the first quarter.
Nashville (0-3) would take the lead 7-6 on a TD by Chris Stern.
Only 12 seconds later Restivo would take it 80 yards to the house giving the Redbirds the lead for good.
Restivo would total 297 yards on the ground and all 5 of West Frankfort's touchdowns.
Both teams open conference play next week with Nashville welcoming Sparta and West Frankfort heading to Massac County.
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