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WEEK ONE: BIG RED 37, UPPER ST. CLAIR 7

STEUBENVILLE — The offense compiled 483 yards and scored on its first two possessions as Big Red rolled to an impressive 37-7 season-opening victory over first-time opponent Upper St. Clair on Aug. 25. Javon Davis completed 13-of-19 passes for 269 yards and three touchdowns. He fired ...

WEEK TWO: BIG RED 28, MORGANTOWN 6

MORGANTOWN — Big Red scored 22 second-half points to pull away from Morgantown and post a commanding 28-6 road victory on Sept. 1. Steubenville grabbed an early 6-0 lead on a 21-yard Javon Davis to Gino Pierro pass. Three first half turnovers, however, kept Big Red off the scoreboard until ...

WEEK THREE: BIG RED 42, ST. JOE’S 14

STEUBENVILLE — Big Red turned its first three possessions into touchdowns and rolled to a 42-14 victory over Football North St. Joe’s from Ottawa, Ontario, on Sept. 8. Steubenville was up 29-0 after the opening period at Harding Stadium and led 36-0 at the break. Veteran coach Reno ...

WEEK FOUR: BIG RED 42, BOARDMAN 21

STEUBENVILLE — Big Red reeled off 28 unanswered points (three touchdowns came in the second half) and rolled to a convincing 42-21 victory over previously unbeaten Boardman on Sept. 15. Steubenville had to come from behind three times in the first half and knotted the score at 21 when ...

WEEK FIVE: BIG RED 55, PITTSBURGH USO 20

STEUBENVILLE — Big Red had its ground attack clicking on all cylinders, amassing 464 yards and eight touchdowns in easily disposing of Pittsburgh USO, 55-20, on Sept. 22. Senior tailback Jacob Bernard paced Big Red’s powerful attack, collecting 225 yards on 19 carries and scoring four ...

WEEK SIX: BIG RED 21, DOVER 10

DOVER — After struggling for more than three quarters, Steubenville’s offense finally found its stride late inside Crater Stadium. The result: a 21-10 come-from-behind victory over the Dover Tornadoes on Sept. 29. Things were looking bleak for Steubenville late in the third quarter. ...

WEEK SEVEN: BIG RED 37, URSULINE 6

STEUBENVILLE — Big Red was dominant on both sides of the ball in cruising to a 37-6 victory over Youngstown Ursuline on Oct. 6 inside Harding Stadium. Steubenville rolled to 336 yards of offense while holding the Irish to 69 (the visitors were in the negative yardage category before Big Red ...

WEEK EIGHT: BIG RED 41, NEW PHILADELPHIA 3

STEUBENVILLE — Dominating play on both sides of the football, Big Red rolled to a convincing 41-3 victory over previously unbeaten New Philadelphia on Oct. 13. Steubenville did all its scoring in the first half, getting 20 during the initial quarter and 21 more in the second. During the ...

WEEK NINE: BIG RED 48, CARDINAL O’HARA 16

STEUBENVILLE — Five players crossed the goal line as Big Red rolled to a 48-16 homecoming victory over Cardinal O’Hara from Tonawanda, N.Y., on Oct. 20 inside Harding Stadium. Senior Jonathon Blackmon and sophomore Taveon Crawford had two touchdowns each as Steubenville improved to 9-0 ...

WEEK TEN: BIG RED 30, UNIVERSITY 0

STEUBENVILLE — Big Red dominated play on both sides of the ball and blanked University School 30-0 on senior night on Oct. 27. With the victory, Steubenville became the 21st team in program history to finish a regular season unbeaten. The win also clinched the school’s seventh AP poll ...