AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Fitch will meet Harding for the second time within the last 35 days on the Game of the Week. Their last meeting resulted in a thrilling fourth-quarter win for the Falcons. Since their loss, Harding has not lost – winning four in a row.
You can watch the entire game LIVE online at WKBN.com or the WKBN app. The game will also air on FOX Youngstown immediately following the World Series game Friday night.
Division II Region 5 Quarterfinals (October 23)
8 Mayfield (5-1) at 1 Hoban (6-0)
5 Walsh Jesuit (5-1) at 4 Benedictine (3-4)
7 Harding (5-3) at 2 Fitch (7-0)
6 Riverside (6-1) at 3 Hudson (7-0)
Harding (5-3) at Fitch (7-0) – Friday, October 23 (Game of the Week)
Scoring Offense: Fitch, 36.3; Harding, 26.3
Scoring Defense: Harding, 15.9; Fitch, 17.3
Sept. 18, 2020 – Fitch, 25-21
…Harding led 21-18 entering the final quarter before Devin Sherwood found Todd Simons on a 45-yard touchdown to give the Falcons’ the lead and the win – 25-21.
14th trip to playoffs (5th in 6 years)
Registered their 20th playoff win in school history this past Friday over Maple Heights (38-6)
Last Regional Title: 2002
11th playoff trip
Won their 10th playoff game in school history last week over Twinsburg (35-0)
Last Regional Title: 1992