Clinton eyes historic win

The Clinton Redskins tonight will try and become the third team in TCC history to record a 23-game league winning streak (counting league games only). Here’s a closer look:

SAND CREEK

The streak: 23 games

Coach: Ernie Ayers

Key players:

Gary Ford, All-State lineman, 1991; Josh Bailey, All-State RB, 1991 & 1992; Jason Boring, All-State QB, 1992, Chad Damon, All-State lineman, 1992.

Start of streak: Lost to Morenci, 10-26-1990

1991 – 7-0

1992 – 7-0

1993 – 5-0

1994 – Won first 4 games, lost to Summerfield by score of 7-6 on 10-21-1994

SAND CREEK

The streak: 23 games

Coach: Ernie Ayers

Key players: Matt Williams, All-State LB, WR, 2004-2005; Dale Goldsmith, LB, 2004; Matt Evans, QB; Brandon Morrill, OL; Jeremy Pickford, QB; Zach Solomonson, WR; Ryan Noel, OL-DL

Start of streak: Lost to Whitmore Lake 45-22 on 10-24-03

2004 – 6-0

2005 – 6-0

2006 – 6-0

2007 – Won first 5 games, lost to Morenci on 10-12-2007

CLINTON

The streak: 22 games

Coach: Scott McNitt

Key players: T.J. Baker, QB; Mathew Sexton, WR-RB; Clinton Poore, RB;

Start of streak: Lost to Sand Creek, 10-21-11

2012 – 7-0

2013 – 7-0

2014 – 7-0

2015 – Enters Friday’s game against Whitmore Lake with 22 straight wins after starting league play last weekend with a win.

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