EAST PALESTINE, OH – Josh Welch had a career night for East Palestine on Monday.  The dual-sport athlete provided the golden boot for the Bulldogs on his way to a 5-goal performance.  Welch scored 3 the old fashioned way and contributed 2 penalty kicks to put Waterloo away 5-2.

Brandon Turcola helped in the victory with an assist, Matt Garcia kept the Waterloo offense at bay with 2 saves.

For Waterloo, Colin Twitchwell and Clayton Jacobs each contributed a goal.  Logan McClellan and Lance Devin each contributed with a helper.  Jacob Hill had nine saves in net.

East Palestine starts their season off on the right foot at 1-0 and will begin EOAC play on Wednesday against Leetonia at home.


*Contributions courtesy of Rob Patterson