YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Ursuline survived a challenge from rival Cardinal Mooney Friday night on the WKBN Game of the Week, winning 13-7.

Midway through the first quarter already leading 3-0, Jack Ericson’s fifth touchdown of the season gave the Irish a 10-0 lead that would hold until halftime.

Alec Delsignore caught an underhand toss to pull in his sixth receiving touchdown of the season on the Cardinals’ opening drive of the second half. The toss from Ashton O’Brien was his 13th touchdown pass of the season and cut the lead to 10-7.

Ursuline expects to host a playoff game in the first round of the playoffs, while Cardinal Mooney will have to wait to make sure that they get in.

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