Lisbon breaks losing streak

EAST PALESTINE — Lisbon broke a nine-game losing streak by topping East Palestine 39-12 on Friday in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference play.

Lisbon is 1-3 and won for the first time since it beat East Palestine last season.

Ryan McCullough had a big night for the Devils with five catches for 183 yards and three touchdowns. He also rushed for 74 yards and two touchdowns.

Tyler Welsh completed five of his eight passes to McCullough.

East Palestine (0-4) got 112 yards rushing and two touchdowns from Nathan Hebron.

Lisbon hosts Valley Christian next Friday. East Palestine is at Leetonia next Friday.

LISBON: 20-12-7-0–39

E. PALESTINE: 0-7-0-6–13


L–Ryan McCullough 4 run (kick failed)

L–McCullough 57 pass from Tyler Welsh (Grant Underwood kick)

L–McCullough 56 pass from Welsh (Underwood kick)

L–McCullough 31 pass from Welsh (kick failed)

E–Nathan Hebron 4 run (J.D. McBride kick)

L–R.J. Schreffler 70 kick return ((kick failed)

L–McCullough 19 run (Underwood kick)

E–Hebron 56 run (kick failed)



First downs 13 9

Total Yards 302 252

Rushes-yards 33-119 38-213

Passing 183 39

Comp-Att-Int 5-8-0 3-9-3

Punts 2-40 2-13

Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-1

Penalties-Yards 3-48 5-52



RUSHING–Lisbon, Tyler McCullough 9-74, Tyler Welsh 6-21, Ryn Stauffer 4-13; East Palestine, Nathan Hebron 13-112, Thomas Shasteen 15-87;

PASSING–Lisbon, Tyler Welsh 5-8-183-0; East Palestine, J.D. McBride 3-8-39-2;

RECEIVING–Lisbon, Ryan McCullough 5-183; East Palestine, Tyler Bistarkey 3-39.

INTERCEPTIONS–Lisbon, R.J. Schreffler, Trevor Siefke, Adam Spencer.


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