On Friday Oct. 21 the Fairbury Jeffs played their last regular season game of the year when they traveled to Milford to take on the Milford/Dorchester Eagles. The Jeffs had already clinched a spot in the state playoffs.
After the first quarter the score was tied at 7-7. In the second quarter the teams exchanged scores but Fairbury took the lead after Milford missed a PAT, which made the score 14-13 going into halftime. The Jeffs scored a touchdown early in the third quarter to make the score 21-13.
A late rally by the Eagles tied the score at 21-21. The Jeffs made a last minute drive which set up a 27 yard Justin Peterson ’17 field goal. The final score was 24-21. The Jeffs take on the Omaha Boystown Cowboys in Omaha on Oct. 28 at 7 pm.