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Redbirds escape Fennimore
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Times photo: Mark Nesbitt Darlington junior Tucker Wiegel breaks a tackle after catching a pass from Alex Erickson in the Redbirds 27-20 win over Fennimore.
DARLINGTON - Alex Erickson and Tucker Wiegel have played football together for a long time.But the Darlington duo didn't have much time to give the Redbirds a thrilling win Friday afternoon against Fennimore.Darlington needed just a minute to go 61 yards in five plays in its final drive. Erickson, at quarterback, hooked up with Wiegel on a game-winning 25-yard touchdown pass with 13 seconds left.The win was Darlington's first over Fennimore since 2004.