Effingham Co. Storm Downs Burlington


Published on June 29 2020 7:13 am
Last Updated on June 30 2020 7:47 am
Written by Millie Lange

The Effingham County Storm picked up a victory during Sunday action. The Storm handed Burlington Express a 28-6 loss in the Mid-American Eight Man Football League.

The Storm will face Midstate Thunderbirds (1-2) in Toledo at Neal Park this upcoming Sunday

 Members of the Storm include Kysean Green, Mike Smith, Jacob Harris, Tyler Pilcher, Josh Cazley, Deano Tull, Braxton Anderson, Orion Roberts, Donta Thompson, Payton Bushue, Tim Smith, Josh Layton, Earl Owens, Truston Winnett, Quinton Bogan, Zach  Miller, Tyler Veatch, Andrew Sanders, Michael Davidson, Nick Wilson, Tyler Agney, Wesley Motley, Thomas Grove, Erick Deloach, Smitty Smith, Jesse Bushue, Nathaniel Boggs, Joe Fernandez, Blaine Koester, Vincent Owens, Logan Smith and Geoffrey Hecht.

The coach is Michael Davidson. The team plays its home games at the ball diamond at Neal Park in Toledo on Sundays at 2 p.m.

The team is off to a 3-0 start. The games are open to the public, but please observe social distancing guidelines.

The Storm's schedule is as follows:

Sunday, July 5 -- Mid-State Thunderbirds at Effingham County Storm, 2 p.m.

Sunday, July 12 -- Effingham County Storm at Sangamon County Outlaws, 2 p.m.

Sunday, July 19 -- Effingham County Storm at Muscatine Riverhawks, 2 p.m.

Sunday, July 26 -- Effingham County Storm at Peoria Punishers, 2 p.m.

Sunday, August 2 -- Clark County Chiefs at Effingham County Storm, 2 p.m.

Sunday, August 9 -- Bye


First Round -- Sunday, August 16

Second Round -- Sunday, August 23

Championship -- Sunday, August 30