The Roxana Shells weren't able to get into the win column to start the 2014 season.
Roxana lost 64-40 on the road to the Carlinville Cavaliers on Friday.
After entering the break in a 40-40 tie, Carlinville tacked on 24 unanswered points in the second half to earn the victory.
Shells quarterback Chance Foss threw for 184 yards and three touchdowns and running back Blake Vandiver rushed 16 times for 139 yards to go with 89 yards receiving and three total TDs, but it wasn't enough. Senior runner Logan Reardon tacked on 6 carries for 108 yards and two scores in the loss, too.
Foss' TD passes came in the form of: a 21-yard strike to Alec Revelle, a 31-yard pass to Vandiver and an 18-yard hook-up with Vandiver.
Vandiver also had a 64-yard run into the end zone, while Reardon had 65-yard and 12-yard TD runs.
Roxana is back on the road in Week 2 at 7 p.m. in Pana.