It could have been theirs.
It should have been theirs.
But in the end, it went to Glass.
Liberty overcame the loss of its offensive leader only to be undone by defensive lapses, falling to E.C. Glass to the tune of 35-26.
The defeat, at Lynchburg's City Stadium, leaves the Minutemen with a mark of 4-2 and drops them to 12th in the 3A-West rankings, putting the team's hopes of a home playoff opener in jeopardy.
Its two district losses make winning a share of the Seminole that much more difficult.