Abingdon-Avon Backs Against the Wall with Three Weeks Left in Regular Season


The Abingdon-Avon high school football team were at home again last Friday, taking on the Havana Ducks in a Lincoln Trail/Prairieland crossover game. The Tornadoes jumped out to an early 12-0 lead, but were outlasted by Havana in the second half, ultimately falling 47-20. With the loss Abingdon-Avon falls to 1-5 overall on the season.

Tornadoes head coach Rick Quinn, said on the WRAM Morning Show this morning that despite the tough season so far, the team is still fighting to give themselves an outside chance at the IHSA playoffs.

Abingdon-Avon Tornado football coach Rick Quinn

The Tornadoes start their final stretch of 3 conference games on the road with a match against (2-4) Princeville on Friday. They’ll end the regular season by hosting Knoxville in week 8 and going to United in week 9. For the entire interview with Coach Quinn, visit the Sports Podcast section of our website, radiomonmouth.com

***Story by Prairie Communications intern Kadin Rogers***

Spread the word

Trending Now

Featured Sports Podcasts

Subscribe to our Community Newsletter

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Prairie Communications, 55 Public Square, Monmouth, IL, 61462, https://977wmoi.com/. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact

Choose a Category

Continue Reading