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Heartbreaker ends Hawks season

Posted on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The Clopton Hawks fell one game short of a trip to Columbia with Harrisburg ending the team’s season.
The Hawks finished at 23-7 and were district champions in 2016-17.
The team finished 9-1 in the EMO conference and 13-0 at home this year.

Clopton 41 – Elsberry 39
The Clopton Hawks needed an extra quarter on Wednesday, March 1, as they outlasted the Elsberry Indians 41-39 in overtime.
The matchup had a different sense familiarity, as Elsberry and Clopton combine to form a football team.

Senior Collin Lockard attempts to beat an Elsberry trap by looking for an open teammate on Wednesday, March 1.

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