An ode to Elgin football Posted in: Sports Note: This an editorial column by Elgin Courer sports reporter Quinn Donoghue.When I first started with the Elgin Courier back in June, realizing I’d be covering sports, I immediately looked at the Elgin football team’s record from the previous season.And there it was: 0-10. Naturally, my expectations for the upcoming season were relatively low. Because no team goes from being winless to one of the best teams in their district, right? In all levels of sports, building a winning program is typically a gradual process.However, when I first met with head coach Heath Clawson before the season, my perspective started to ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!