Loading, Please Wait...
Daily Journal
     November 19, 2019      #72-323 KDJ

FOOTBALL: Bishop McNamara falls at

Daily Journal Staff Report

Bishop McNamara football coach Rich Zinanni has been around long enough to know that lengthy bus rides can be a team’s achilles heel in the playoffs.

And for Zinanni and the Irish, although they tied their IHSA Class 4A quarterfinal game at Murphysboro twice, they could never recover from a 14-0 deficit that occurred between the time they got off the bus and took their first offensive snap, ultimately falling 35-27.

“It’s a tough defeat but there’s only one team that finishes the year with a win,” a ...

1 of 1
With a NEWSPAPER TICKET, you can finish this article plus gain access to a growing library of on-demand news and entertainment. CLICK HERE to buy a ticket, or CLICK HERE to sign-in the ticket you already have.