Thanks to a stingy defense, the Covington Buccaneers pulled out a 6-0 win over a dangerous Greenville team to complete the 1968 season with a perfect 10-0 record.
Covington clinched the MRVL championship with a 48-18 win over Graham and is one game away from recording the third perfect season in school history.
Covington dominated Northeastern on Friday en route to a 42-0 win - and in the process took one more step toward capturing an outright MRVL title.
Larrie Tisdale's Buccaneer football team put together a methodical beat down of Miami East to remain unbeaten on the 1968 campaign.
Trailing 12-8 late in the game, Brad Barker connected with Herb Stevenson on an 80-yard scoring strike to give Covington a thrilling 14-12 win over Tecumseh in what was one of the most exciting finishes in program history.
The Covington Buccaneers took care of business against previously unbeaten Springfield Shawnee to remain atop the MRVL standings.
It wasn't easy, but the Covington Buccaneers improved to 4-0 on the season with a narrow 14-8 win over highly regarded Greenon.
Despite surrendering the first points of the season to an opponent, the Covington Buccaneers made easy work of Northwestern, 54-14.
The Covington Buccaneers recorded their second straight shutout with a 62-0 win over neighboring rival Bradford.
Coach Larrie Tisdale unveiled his 1968 Buccaneer football machine at Smith Field Friday night and his charges responded with a convincing 14-0 victory over the Tipp City Red Devils in a display that promises and exciting season of football.