NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Struthers defeated Niles 41-23 on Friday, as Willie Mitchell had four touchdown runs — including 213 rushing yards on 19 carries — and Nick Adams had two TDs.
Struthers outgained Niles 398-381 in total yards.
Adams’ 4-yard TD run made it 8-0 Wildcats early in the first quarter.
Niles scored on a 95-yard TD pass from Jordan Soda to Jason Johns to make it 8-7 early in the second quarter. Soda finished 20 of 32 for 287 yards and 2 TDs.
Mitchell then followed with an 8-yard TD run on Struthers’ next possession.
Mitchell logged a 5-yard TD run with just seven seconds left before half. He then notched a 61-yard TD run to open the third.
Later in the third, Adams scored on a 68-yard TD run to make it 35-10 Wildcats.
Soda hit Trent Johnson for a 38-yard TD pass early in the fourth quarter.
Mitchell added a 7-yard TD run in the fourth quarter — his fourth of the game and eighth of the season — and Niles’ Soda notched a 4-yard TD pass to follow.
Robbie Savin finished with 13 carries for 84 yards for the Red Dragons.
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