Eastern Alamance Falls to Jacksonsville in Overtime Friday
The Jacksonville Cardinals won their second-straight overtime 3-A football state playoff game Friday night, eliminating the Eastern Alamance Eagles 27-21 in Mebane. The Eastern loss put an end to the Eagle season and snapped a 10-game win streak for the home team. Jacksonville secured the win when freshman running back Damon June carried the ball in from 10 yards out on the Cardinals’ first offensive overtime play. June finished with 85 yards and three touchdowns on 12 carries.