For the Bradford Railroaders, it was the end of the line. On Saturday afternoon, they pulled into Danville to take on the Blue Devils, who beat them in a 41-8 train wreck of a nonconference regular-season finale.
If there was any idea that last week’s triple overtime victory would buoy the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets (2-8) to a win in Friday’s season finale, that disappeared when the St. Francis DeSales Stallions (10-0) rolled into town.
For any volleyball fan who remembers the classic duels between the Centerburg Trojans and the Fredericktown Freddies from back when both teams were part of the Mid-Buckeye Conference, Tuesday night’s battle ranks up there with the very best.
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