GIRARD, Ohio (WYTV) – Looking to pick up their first win on the season the Girard Indians fell short Friday night, losing to Jefferson 50-40.
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With the Falcons leading by a score in the third quarter, Jeremiah Knight punched it in from a yard out, pushing the Jefferson lead to 38-27.
The Indians would try and mount a come back. A long pass from Mark Waid and a great run after the catch by Nick Hall pushed the ball down the field, giving Girard life. But, later in the drive attempting to run the option the Indians fumbled the ball away.
Girard (0-5) will host Campbell in week six.