Roundup: Winbush leads Newark football in loss to Pickerington Central

The Newark football team Friday made an impressive defensive stand early, but visiting Pickerington Central eventually was able to break through wi...

October 1, 2022
2:18 AM

The Newark football team Friday made an impressive defensive stand early, but visiting Pickerington Central eventually was able to break through with a 28-point second quarter as the Wildcats fell 35-6 in the Ohio Capital Conference-Buckeye Division opener.Newark forced a fourth-down fumble stopping Central inside the Wildcats' 10-yard line on the opening drive. Knowledge Gray later ran for the first two of the Tigers' four scores in the second quarter.Kalen Winbush led Newark with an eye-popping 12 1/2 tackles.

Kurt Snyder