AKRON, Ohio (WKBN) – Austintown Fitch (7-4) fell to Akron Hoban (8-3) Friday night, 48-28.
The Falcons took a quick 7-0 lead when Devin Sherwood ran it in from two yards out early in the first quarter.
But Hoban returned the ensuing kickoff back for a score and then tacked on two more scores before the first quarter had ended.
Following Sherwood’s second rushing score, the Falcons trailed at the half, 24-14.
Fitch would get touchdowns from D.J. Williams and Cam Smith (Sherwood) before eventually falling, 48-28.
Akron Hoban will take on Nordonia (10-2) in the next round after their victory over Willoughby South (8-4), 42-17.
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