Maryville loses to Hillsboro after 74 wins
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- The nation's longest active high school football winning streak -- and fourth longest ever in 11-man play -- came to an end Saturday in Tennessee when Hillsboro beat Maryville 10-7 for the Class 4A state championship.
Jacob Noe kicked a 20-yard field goal with 8:52 left, and the Burros (13-2) held on to hand Maryville (14-1) its first loss since Nov. 28, 2003. The Rebels came into the game as four-time defending champions and had won 74 consecutive games.
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