The South Decatur football team captured the Bucket Trophy Friday after defeating host North Decatur 42-21 in the Civil War battle.
After South took a lead on the first play from scrimmage, the game became a shootout as North scored just moments later.
South led 34-14 at the half in a game of a heated rivalry and a showcase of big plays.
South improves to 3-5 overall and 1-3 in the Mid-Indiana Football Conference, while North falls to 2-6 overall and 0-5 in the MIFC.
A full story with more coverage and statistics will be published in Tuesday’s print edition of the Daily News.
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