Taylorville hosted Salem on Friday night to open Apollo Conference play for both teams.
Taylorville came in undefeated on the year at 3-0 with a dominating win over Rantoul last week. Salem came into Friday night with one win and that came last week in a one point win over Mascoutah.
This game started about an hour early because of some bad weather that was heading Taylorville’s way later in the evening.
Taylorville outscored Salem in the first half and took a 22-7 lead into the third quarter.
Taylorville stayed undefeated after beating Salem 36-14 in the Apollo opener.
With the win, Taylorville is now 4-0 and 1-0 in conference play and will travel to Mt. Zion (3-1) next week.
Salem drops to 1-3 on the year with the loss and 0-1 in Apollo play, they will host Effingham (2-2) next week.