United survives Valley
HANOVERTON — United had to work for its fourth victory of the season.
The Eagles scored twice in the fourth quarter to beat Valley Christian, 21-0, Friday and maintain the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference lead.
United improves to 4-0 and is tied with Leetonia for the league lead. The Eagles travel to Southern next Friday. Southern is a game behind the leaders.
Brutus Ogilvie was 22 of 34 for 248 yards and two touchdowns through the air. He also ran for a 2-yard touchdown. Keaton Baker had nine catches for 100 yards and a touchdown. Grant Knight had seven catches for 47 yards. Nathan Miller added four catches for 34 yards. Nick Hardgrove had a 52-yard touchdown reception.
Lincoln Urmson had 12 carries for 71 yards.
The Eagles took a 7-0 lead in the second quarter and that score held up through three quarters.
United scored on the first play of the fourth quarter and added another touchdown.
Valley is 1-3 and will play at Lisbon on Friday.
VALLEY: 0-0-0- 0–0
Leetonia 30, Wellsville 0
WELLSVILLE — Leetonia continued its solid play in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference with a 30-6 win over Wellsville on Friday.
Leetonia is 4-0 and is in a first-place tie with United.
The Bears host winless East Palestine on Friday.
Wellsville is 1-3 and will be at Columbiana on Friday.
Further details were not reported.