The Covington Buccaneers played well enough, but fell to a very good Marion Local team in the waning moments, 21-17.
Execution was the key as the Covington Buccaneers knocked off unbeaten Ansonia 28-7 in the opening round of the state playoffs.
The Covington Buccaneers beat Mississinawa Valley 28-6 and received a little help to earn a playoff birth.
The Covington Buccaneers responded from a loss to Ansonia in a big way with an impressive 41-6 victory over Arcanum.
The Ansonia Tigers came onto Smith Field and shocked the Covington Buccaneers with a 35-7 shellacking.
The Covington Buccaneers cruised to a 44-12 victory over National Trail in sloppy, muddy field conditions.
The Covington Buccaneers overcame a sluggish start to pull away from Twin Valley South for a 56-20 victory.
The Covington Buccaneers had every opportunity to steal a victory at Miami East, but failing to protect the ball and not finishing drives resulted in a loss.
The Covington Buccaneers scored at will in the first half en route to an impressive 55-14 victory over the Panthers.
The Covington Buccaneers dominated rival Bradford 41-0 in the home opener where Doug Swartz and new members of the Hall of Fame were honored.