YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Three touchdown runs by Willie Mitchell helped Struthers pound Liberty, 41-8, on Friday.
The Wildcats struck first on a 1-yard TD run by quarterback J.D. Hall.
Mitchell then scored on a 4-yard TD run to make it 14-0, before adding two TD runs in the third quarter.
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Mitchell led the Wildcats in rushing with 105 yards on 14 carries. Hall threw for 103 yards on 6 of 10 passing. Nate Richards caught a pair of passes for 61 stripes.
Struthers stats courtesy of Michael Donatelli
For Liberty, Dra Rushton ran for 79 yards and also completed 5 of 12 passes for 32 yards. Capone Haywood caught 2 tosses for 14 yards.
Liberty stats courtesy of Brian Whan
Struthers will host Crestview in week two. Liberty will travel to Lakeview.
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