Sports, Springfield

Colts maintain supremacy in cross-town rivalry

SPRINGFIELD – The bragging rights for best football team in Springfield will remain with the Thurston Colts after their 47-20 win against the Springfield Millers last night. Thurston had a slow start, but was led by a rushing attack that racked up 325 yards and 4 touchdowns.

“Just proud of them for responding,” said Justin Starck, Thurston head coach. “They started pretty slow and were a bit sluggish, and really responded well.”

“I thought we made a lot of great plays tonight. I thought we proved to ourselves tonight that we can play with these . . .