Late comeback falls short for Defiance in loss to Elida

By TIM McDONOUGH mcdonough@crescent-news.com Published:

It wasn't the ending Defiance was hoping for, but no one can say these Bulldogs are quitters. Trailing 36-7 early in the fourth quarter, Defiance scored three touchdowns in the final nine minutes to pull within 36-28 late against Elida on Friday at Defiance's Fred J. Brown Stadium. The visiting Bulldogs recovered an onside kick with 41 seconds to play, however, to hold off Defiance