Wildcats drop overtime thriller to visiting Longhorns

Tony McSwain • The Madill Record MADILL SENIOR FULLBACK John Venable scores a touchdown to make the score 14-13 in favor of the visiting Lone Grove Longhorns. Madill kicker Francisco Perez would tie the game at 14 points apiece on the next play with his extra point kick. The Wildcats went on to the lose 22-20 in overtime. By Matt Caban The Madill Record
The new turf at Blake Smiley didn’t get broken in with a win as was the plan for many Madill fans on Sept. 13. Instead, it was the visiting Lone Grove Longhorns who left victorious with a slim 22-20 overtime victory. The Wildcats were trailing 14-7 when they began a drive at their own 32 with 3:17 to go in the fourth quarter. After an incomplete pass by senior quarterback, Asa Robertson to…

Premium Content is available to subscribers only. Please login here to access content or go here to purchase a subscription.