LEETONIA, OH- East Palestine is catching fire on the pitch as of late, and Wednesday didn’t dispell any of those notions as the Bulldogs kicked their way to a 10-1 victory over EOAC foe, Leetonia.
Josh Welch and Blaze Egan were magicians with both scoring hat tricks, Welch added a fourth goal to his totals. Brandon Turcola had a pair of goals and 3 assists. Weston Jones contributed a goal and a helper. Schaelee Guy, Sean Helpy, Evan Smith and Ryan Rosen had an assist apiece. Matt Garcia had a save.
For the Bears, Gavin Steiskal had the lone goal while Brayden Yoakum had an assist. A trio of goalkeepers combined for 10 saves.
East Palestine is 7-3-1 overall and 3-2 in the EOAC.
The Bulldogs travel to Wellsville on Monday.