Monday, Sep 1, 2014
Carterville Cruises in Playoff Opener
CARTERVILLE -- The Carterville Lions beat Vienna-Goreville 48-13 in the first round of the 3A playoffs.
The Lions jumped out to a 20-0 lead before the Eagles got on the board with a Connor Seavers short touchdown run.
Carterville tacked on two more TDs before halftime to lead 35-6 at the break. The Lions cruised to the 35-point win, setting up a second round showdown with Mt. Carmel next week.
The Lions improve to 10-0. The Eagles finish 6-4.
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