Lisbon scores at will; improves to 6-1

Lisbon Blue Devils High School Football

SALINEVILLE, Ohio (WYTV) – Lisbon scored the game’s first 41-points and outgained the Indians 284 yards to 148 in their road 41-8 win over Southern.

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Dougie Minor opened the scoring with a 90-yard punt return for six points. He also led the team in rushing with 66 yards on 5 totes (TD). Jason Thompson scored twice and gained 45 yards on 4 rushes. Quarterback Colin Sweeney scored a total of two touchdowns (rushing, passing). Sweeney ran for 41 yards and threw for 75 including a 53-yard toss to Justin Sweeney.

Scoring Chart
First Quarter
L – Dougie Minor, 90-yard punt return for TD (L 7-0)
Second Quarter
L – Justin Sweeney, 53-yard TD catch from Colin Sweeney (L 14-0)
L – Colin Sweeney, 1-yard TD run (L 21-0)
L – Dougie Minor, 38-yard TD run (L 27-0)
L – Jason Thompson, 53-yard TD run (L 34-0)
Third Quarter
L – Jason Thompson, 2-yard TD run (L 41-0)
Final Score: Lisbon, 41-8

Lisbon and Columbiana played one of the best games in the area last year (Clippers won, 34-28 in overtime). Next week, they’ll meet again. Southern will face Leetonia on the road in week eight.

Upcoming Schedule
Oct. 14 – Columbiana, 7
Oct. 21 – Leetonia, 7
Oct. 28 – at Crestview, 7

Oct. 14 – at Leetonia, 7
Oct. 21 – Clay-Battelle (WV), 7
Oct. 28 – Wellsville, 7