Shane Roth has been a stand out performer on the defensive side for Naperville Central all season and steps up in the final play.
In a game that featured two heavy weights, it’s a special teams play that takes the cake. After Maine South draws within one in the waning moments – Naperville Central defensive standout Shane Roth bursts through the middle and rejects the extra point! The play ensures the Redhawks send head coach Mike Stine out with a memorable 60-minute finale and… a Play of the Week, presented by Trunnell Insurance.
The Redhawks jockeyed for position with Maine South throughout the game, only to lead by a touchdown in the waning moments. Despite a Maine South touchdown, the Redhawks pull out the win.
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