Lennox dealt a 20-6 football defeat to Vermillion in freshman football Sept. 3 at the VHS field.
After taking an 8-0 lead in the first period, Lennox moved again to the Tanager 20. There a crunching hit by Alex Robertson jarred the ball loose, and Tyler Constant recovered the fumble. The Tanagers lost a fumble themselves two plays later, and Lennox drove through the air, but time expired as they reached the 1-yard line.
Vermillion's first second-half possession saw Michael Sand take the ball 24 yards to the Lennox 25. On fourth down from there quarterback Kyle Weiss passed for 12 yards to the 13. The Tanagers ran out of downs, however.?A 50-yard touchdown run in the final minute of the period gave Lennox a 14-0 lead after three.
They scored on a 10-yard pass with two minutes to go in the game. The Tanagers got on the board on a 43-yard TD scamper by Sand with 34 seconds left.