Despite rally, Ursuline falls to Lake Catholic

Ursuline falls to Lake Catholic
Ursuline falls to Lake Catholic

Youngstown Ursuline fell to Lake Catholic 42-27 Saturday night in high school football.

The Cougars jumped out to a 21-0 lead in the first quarter after scoring touchdowns on their first three offensive possesion.

The Irish finally got on the board when Kimauni Johnson ran into the endzone from 10-yards out, cutting the deficit to 21-7 at the end of the 1st quarter.

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Ursuline found the endzone again in the 2nd quarter, when Vito Penza plunged to pay dirt from a yard out.  The would botch the snap on the extra-point, sending Ursuline into the locker room down 21-13.

The Irish would tie it in the 3rd quarter, but a late fumble would lead to Lake Catholic’s go-ahead touchdown.

Ursuline drops to 1-1 on the season.  They head to Jackson next Friday night, kicking off at 7 o’clock.

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