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Daily Journal
     November 13, 2019      #71-317 KDJ

FOOTBALL: Kankakee falls 1 yard short 

Daily Journal staff report

Kankakee’s amazing turnaround season came to a heartbreaking end on Saturday night in a 22-18 loss to host Mascoutah in a back-and-forth Class 5A second-round game.

Gage Beck

The Kays finished the season 9-2, equaling the most wins in school history.

Kankakee had a chance to advance to the quarterfinals, facing a fourth-and-1 at the Mascoutah 3-yard line in the waning seconds. Kankakee was stopped short of a first down and touchdown as time expired.

“I thought we got it, but we ...

Trent Myers
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