Westerville South defeated rival Westerville North at home on “Thursday Night Lights” in Westerville. North got off to a fast start in this game, blocking a South punt for a defensive touchdown on South’s first possession. South answered quickly on a 14 yard TD pass from Brayden White to Jesse Devore to tie the game. South took their first lead in the 2nd quarter after another White to Devore hookup. North ended the first half scoring on a defensive TD off a bad snap from South. After the half the game turned one sided as South scored the last 28 points of the game, controlling the ball on the ground led by Michael Mansaray’s 3 touchdown runs. South outgained their rival in the yardage battle 336 yards to 146. QB Brayden White had an efficient night for the victors, passing for 193 yards and 2 scores. Michael Mansaray rushed for 121 yards and 3 scores for the Wildcats. Max Plaxico led the attack for North, rushing for 99 hard fought yards and a score. Up next for South is a road tilt against their other rival, a strong Westerville Central team while North travels to Olentangy.
- 21 Westerville North High School
- 49 Westerville South High School
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