Boys Varsity Football · Westerville South Boys Varsity Football falls to Olentangy 23 – 20


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Olentangy High School vs Westerville South High School
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Westerville South lost at home to Olentangy 23-20 in a tight contest. South scored the only points of the first quarter on a 3 yard Aaron Gore touchdown run. The teams traded leads in the second quarter with Olentangy taking a slim 15-14 lead into the half, converting a key 2 point conversion which would end up affecting the balance of the game. Neither team scored in the 3rd quarter. South took the lead early in the 4th quarter on a 14 yard touchdown pass from Brayden White to speedster Kaden Saunders. South played tough defense throughout the final frame, taking over on downs with three minutes to go in the game….advantage South. South fumbled on the first play after taking over possession. Olentangy scored on a 13 yard pass from Trent Maddox to Zach Kershner with 25 seconds left on the clock. After the kickoff, South drove the length of the field only to miss a game tying field goal with one second on the clock. Olentangy won the yardage battle 356 to 271 for South. Trent Maddox threw for two scores for the Braves. Up next for South is a road tilt at Olentangy Liberty while Olentangy takes on Rival Orange at home.