Clippers lose a close one on the road in Milton


MILFORD – The Amboy-LaMoille-Ohio varsity football team let a lead slip away late in the game and fell to Milford-Cissna Park, 48-46, on Sept. 25 at Milford.

The Clippers were on top by a seemingly comfortable 40-28 margin in the final frame, but Milford-Cissna Park staged a huge rally by scoring 20 points in fourth quarter to pull out the victory.

The Clippers (2-3) will hit the road again for their next contest when they travel to Kirkland Hiawatha to take on the Hawks on Friday, Oct. 1. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. Kirkland Hiawatha sports a 3-2 record, with its most recent win a 56-0 shutout over Ashton-Franklin Center.