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Woodburn said he talked to the referee moments after the no-goal, demanding an explanation. Even though it was a big call that could have decided the game, Woodburn went on to say that one play doesn’t change a game if the players did what they were supposed to do on offense earlier in the match. “The referee said the goalie’s hand hit the net and not the ball,” Woodburn said. “I think the bigger thing is that we had nine opportunities to put the ball into the back of the net and we either hit it over the goal or wide of the goal. If you don’t finish, then you’re susceptible to these kind of games where the ref doesn’t get an excellent call. The other team made a clear, easy goal and we didn’t, so they win. We just have to beat Southern Nash when we play at their place next time.” Even if Southern Nash’s goalkeeper stopped the ball with his hand, it still looked as if the ball crossed the goal line. The Franklinton players and fans were obviously upset after the game. The referees didn’t budge on their decision and the game ended with a 1-0 win for Southern Nash. With the loss, Franklinton dropped to 14-2-1 overall and 4-1 in 3A Big East conference play. The loss breaks a five-game win streak for the Red Rams. Southern Nash is now tied with Franklinton for first place in the conference after extending their win streak to five games. It's also the first loss at home for Franklinton this season. “All season, we’ve struggled finishing opportunities we have,” Woodburn said. “We can’t leave anything on the table. If we get some guys to finish the ball correctly, I don’t think anyone can beat us in our conference.” Franklinton will play Fike at home Monday Oct. 14 at 6:30 p.m.