COLUMBIANA, Ohio (WKBN) – Luke Courtney scored four touchdowns, three in the second half, Friday night to lead United to a 31-3 victory over Columbiana Friday night in the opening week of Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference play.

After a back-and-forth first half, the Eagles took a 10-3 lead into the locker room behind Courtney’s first touchdown run.

Columbiana’s first four opponents in 2023 opened the season with a combined record of 11-1 through the first three weeks.

United (4-0) will host Southern next week. Columbiana (0-4) will travel to Lisbon.

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