By Christian Favalora, Owasso Reporter

Kendall Freeman admitted his team had some first-game jitters.

The Rejoice Christian Eagles, ranked No. 6 in Class A after a 10-2 season that included a playoff victory, opened the 2017 schedule with a 40-20 win Friday night against Crossings Christian.

The Eagles trailed 7-0 just one and a half minutes into the game after a Crossings linebacker blocked a punt and returned it for a TD. Read the full story on