The 6-0 Clinton Redskins football team has won a TCC-record 25 straight league football games, qualified for the playoffs and stand alone atop the league with three games to play.
The Redskins take on Summerfield this week in a crucial TCC match-up. The Bulldogs are tied for second in the league with Morenci and Whiteford at 3-1 in the league. Other games this week have Whiteford traveling to Morenci, Britton-Deerfield playing Sand Creek and Madison facing Whitmore Lake.
Clinton’s returning All-State running back Mathew Sexton (signed with Eastern Michigan) has already scored 102 points in league games this year and has become the all-time leading scorer (302 career points in league games) and touchdown-maker in TCC history (53 TDs in league play).
This season, Sexton is nearing 1,000 yards rushing and has more than 1,200 all-purpose yards. For his 85 “touches” on the season, he has scored 20 touchdowns, or one for every 4.5 times he touches the ball, and is averaging 15 yards a play.
Here’s his season snapshot (counting all games):