Jr. Indians close out season victorious, finish conference tied for second

JR. INDIANS FOOTBALL: The Poyen Jr. Indians huddle around head coach Vick Barrett to receive game instructions on the field during a time out of recent junior high football action this season. The Jr. Indians finished the season tied for second in the 5-2A Conference for the 2019 football season.
Gerren Smith
Staff Writer

The Poyen Jr. Indians wrapped up their junior high football season on a high note for 2019. The Jr. Indians pulled out an impressive road win against the Mt. Pine Jr. Red Devils 26-22 on Thursday, October 31, 2019 for the final junior football game of the season for “Thursday Night Lights”.
The Jr. Indians won their last three games to finish tied for second with England in the 5-2A Conference. Poyen ended the season with a 5-4 overall record and 5-2 in conference.
Read more from this story in Thursday's November 7, 2019 MDR newspaper edition.