Herrin eliminates Unity from playoffs, 33-18

The Herrin Tigers used a punishing ground game behind an offensive line that outweighed Unity’s front four by almost 30 pounds per man, on their way to a 33-18 victory over the Rockets in a Class 4A second-round playoff game Saturday at the Harrison-Bruce Sports Complex in Herrin. The outcome ended Unity’s 2017 season with a 9-2 record, while the Tigers move on to the quarterfinals for a date at top-seeded Rochester this Saturday.
Herrin used the tandem of 210-pound Jace Gosha up the middle and speedster Jackson Yates to gain over 330 yards on the ground.

Read the full story in the Nov. 9 issue of The County Star.

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