WELLSVILLE OH- In a hard-fought battle, Wellsville celebrated their first win of the season with a resounding 14-0 victory over Leetonia.
The first quarter saw both teams locked in a defensive struggle, with neither able to find the end zone. However, the second quarter ignited with excitement as Terrell Watkins returned a punt an electrifying 58 yards for a touchdown at the 3:32 mark. The ensuing successful PAT put Wellsville ahead 7-0. However, an unusual delay occurred when the stadium lights briefly went out, adding an unexpected twist to the game.
When the action resumed in the third quarter, Watkins was determined to make another impact. He powered through the Leetonia defense with a 2-yard rushing touchdown at 4:12. With the successful PAT, Wellsville extended their lead to a commanding 14-0.
Despite the best efforts of both teams, the score held until the final whistle. Wellsville’s defense stood strong, denying Leetonia any scoring opportunities and sealing their first win of the season with an impressive 14-0 victory.
This victory marked a significant moment for Wellsville, providing a boost of confidence and morale. The team showcased their resilience and determination, securing a well-deserved win that their fans will surely celebrate.