Warren Harding tops Boardman in battle of Division II powers


WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Warren Harding pulled away in the fourth quarter with a pair of touchdowns, in a 21-10 win over Boardman in week seven of the high school football season.

It was their first meeting in 721 days. The Raiders have now won three straight in the head-to-head series.

Warren Harding got on the scoreboard in the second quarter on Dalys Jett’s two-yard touchdown run making it 7-0 Raiders.

Boardman Kicker Cole Congson got the Spartans on the scoreboard with a 43-yard field goal, cutting the deficit to 7-3.

The Raiders added to their lead in the fourth quarter when Jett connected with Dom Foster, who made an acrobatic grab for a 19-yard touchdown. Warren Harding led 14-3.

Jett capped of Harding’s scoring with a 52-yard touchdown pass to Tyriq Ivory making it 21-3.

Boardman’s Nico Holzschuh threw a late touchdown pass to Cam Thompson.

With the win, Warren Harding improves to 3-4 overall on the season. The Raiders will visit Cardinal Mooney in week eight.

Boardman drops to 4-3. The Spartans visit Ursuline next week.

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