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Struthers fell in overtime to Poland just two weeks ago, both games were televised on the WKBN 27 High School Football Game of the Week.
Poland finishes 2023 with a 10-2 record. Struthers improves to 9-3.
The Wildcats will advance to play Lake Catholic in the Division IV, Region 13 Semifinal. Lake Catholic defeated Niles.
The first half was dominated by both defenses with Poland taking a 3-0 lead into the break.
Dukes got the Wildcats on the board when he picked off a Poland pass and ran in back deep into enemy territory. The drive ultimately ended with Dukes himself finding pay dirt with a touchdown run.
Struthers’ lead grew to 14-3 on their next possession with Dukes scoring again, this time from 63 yards out.
Not to be outdone, Poland’s Cole Fulton put up a 61-yard touchdown of his own on the ensuing possession. A two-point attempt was unsuccessful, but drew the Bulldogs within five points, 14-9.
Poland had an opportunity in the final minute of the game but a fourth down heave into the end zone was picked off by Dukes to seal the win for the Wildcats.