LIBERTY OH- The Leopards had just under four minutes to work with down the stretch on Friday night. Trailing Champion 24-20, the Leopards drove 70 yards and capped it off with a La’Breilyn Wilson four yard touchdown run. The Leopards would win 27-24.
Freshman quarterback DC Ferrell went 16/32 through the air with 205 yards, and a touchdown. He also ran for 165 yards and 2 touchdowns. Chris Cunningham got his second straight 100 yard receiving game, catching 9 passes for 129 yards.
The biggest highlight for Champion was their go ahead 65 yard touchdown pass from Joey Fell to Keegan McDermott. They trailed 13-0 at the the half before taking an 18-13 lead, and then a 24-19 lead.
Liberty will look to stretch their win streak to 3 in Week 8 as they travel to Newton Falls. Champion will host Campbell in Week 8. Both teams will be looking for their second win of the year.