Fitch beats Shaker, improves to 3-0

¯ AUSTINTOWN FITCH 16, SHAKER HEIGHTS 6: SHAKER HEIGHTS — Austintown Fitch’s defense held the Raiders to just one touchdown late in the fourth quarter and improved to 3-0.

The Falcons struck first with a 74-yard touchdown pass from Bobby Cavalier to Anthony Caulton in the first quarter. The completion was one of only two in for Fitch, which ran for 151 yards. Noah James led the Falcons with 123 yards on 15 carries.

Fitch added safety before halftime to lead 9-0. James scored from eight yards out to put the Falcons up, 16-0. Shaker Heights (2-1) got a 77-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter. Running back Rasheen Ali paced the Raiders with 165 yards on 22 carries.

¯ LAKE CATHOLIC 33, URSULINE 14: MENTOR — Lake Catholic held Ursuline to 32 carries for 58 yards rushing as the Cougars dominated the Irish.

Lake Catholic (3-0) was led by quarterback Matt Slowey, who was 14 of 19 for 224 yards and two touchdowns as Cougars went up 14-0 early in the second quarter.

Lake Catholic took a 33-0 lead into the fourth quarter, where Ursuline (0-3) had most of its rushing yardage. James Phillips and Davion Jones both had rushing TDs in that final stanza. Jones led the Irish with 15 carries for 65 yards.

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