LISBON, OH – United traveled to Lisbon looking to stay perfect in conference play before a critical showdown with Southern in week 10 of the high school football season. The Golden Eagles were able to secure the victory through the rushing attack. Quarterback Grant Knight led United in rushing with 119 yards and 1 touchdown while fullback Lincoln Urmson finished with two touchdowns and 61 yards rushing. United beats Lisbon 35-6.
The Eagles started all scoring with a touchdown pass from 10-yards outs from Knight to Nick Hardgrove to make the game 7-0 early in the first quarter. United scored 28 consecutive points in the first half. The Eagles found the endzone 3 times through the rushing game. United leads 28-0 going into the locker rooms.
The second half was all Eagles with more contributing running plays to find the endzone. The Devils were able to score in a drive late in the game when quarterback Trevor Seifke found Giovanni Estrada for a 4-yard touchdown pass. United wins 35-6 in week 9 setting up a big game in week 10. United (7-1) will host Southern in week 10 while Lisbon (2-6) will host Columbiana. Catch both games live on YSNLive.com/Live.
*Contributed by YSN’s Anthony Melone