Beloit, Ohio (WYTV) – Niles picked up their first win of the season, hanging on to beat host West Branch 37-34.
In the second quarter, Vince Nuzzi hauled in a long pass and took it 84 yards for the score, putting the Red Dragons on top 14-8.
Later in the quarter, Corey Hayes ran it in from two yards out to push the Niles lead to 20-8.
But, the Warriors would make it a close game but in the end it was Niles going home with the hard fought victory, 37-34.
Niles (1-2) will host Struthers next week.
West Branch (1-2) travels to Marlington in week four.