EAST PALESTINE OH- The East Palestine Bulldogs pushed Campbell Memorial to the very end last night at Reid Memorial Stadium.
East Palestine got on the scoreboard first with an Owen Jurjavcic 4-yard touchdown, putting the Bulldogs up 6-0. Then Campbell took their turn and scored 21 unanswered points to take a 21-6 lead. The Bulldogs were not discouraged as Noah McKay from the Wildcat position scored the next touchdown and two-point conversion to bring them within one score.
The Bulldogs were driving one more time when the Red Devils broke up a pass play to seal the game with a 21-14 win. East Palestine finished with 11 first downs and 205 total yards compared to Campbell’s 12 first downs and 194 yards.
East Palestine will host Leetonia next week at home, while Campbell will host Crestview.
*Contributed By YSN’s Tim Figley