Bullpups drop 42-22 decision to Hillcrest; finish 3-5.
The Rolla Junior High School freshman football team ended the season on Monday by falling to Springfield Hillcrest 42-22.
Rolla ends with a 3-5 record.
The game was tied 6-6 after one period, 14-14 at halftime and 22-22 at the end of three periods. However, Hillcrest outscored the Bullpups 20-0 in the fourth quarter to pull away.
Gage Maxwell scored on a four-yard TD run in the first quarter for Rolla.
Michael Vallides caught an eight-yard TD pass from Jacob Cunningham in the second period. Cunningham ran in the two-point conversion.
And in the third period Cunningham hit Xavier Douglass with a 32-yard scoring pass. Maxwell scored the two-point conversion.