Airport drops close game to Richland-Northeast

By Hannah Stone

Richland-Northeast scored first against Airport, and held on for a 23-20 win Friday night.

RNE scored another TD in the second quarter to go up 13-0. But then RNE muffed a punt and Airport recovered the ball on the four-yard-line.  Pugh scores for AHS and the PAT is good.  13-7. Airport scored again on a Paxton Brooks  34-yard FG to make the score 13-10
Airport turned a pick-six into a 17-13 lead with 8:36 left in 3rd quarter.
RNE scores to take a 20-17 lead in the fourth quarter, but Brooks hits 41-yard FG to knot it up at 20-20.  RNE kicked a 20-yd FG to win.   RNE 23-20 AHS

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