Effingham had a total of 5 turnovers and couldn’t come back as they fell to Mattoon 41-19;
Effingham’s Terrence Hill came up with his fewest yards in any game so far of the regular season with 177 on 37 carries.
Mattoon would then come out and score three touchdown in the third quarter to take a 27-0 lead. Effingham would finally get on the board with a Hill 2 yard run with 15.4 seconds left in the third. Mattoon would score in the fourth on a 1 yard touchdown run to make it 34-6. Effingham responded with a Hill 3 yard touchdown and a Hill 46 yard fumble recovery to make it 34-19. Mattoon however would score with 2:32 left in the game on a 97 yard interception return.
Passing: L. Wolfe (0-7, INT); Vasquez (10-17, 112 yards, 2 INT)
Rushing: Hill (37-177, 3 TD); Vasquez (3-(-10)); Franklin (2-10); Thilker (3-17)
Receiving: McDermith-Herron (9-44); Hill (8-36); Smith (8-32)