Oak Ridge pulls away from Powell to start 2-0
Wildcats defeat Panthers for first time since 2020
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - After trailing 7-0 early in the first quarter, a second quarter touchdown sparked the Oak Ridge offense.
Leading 14-7 heading into the fourth quarter, the Wildcats outscored Powell 21-14 in the game’s final 12 minutes to move to 2-0 on the year.
It’s Oak Ridge’s first win over Powell since 2020.
The Wildcats will travel to Karns next Friday.
Powell falls to 1-2 and will square off against Heritage at home in week four.
OTHER THURSDAY SCORES
Northview Academy defeats Seymour 28-21.
Northview Academy improves to 3-0 and will host Carter next week.
Seymour sits at 0-3 and will host Gibbs in week four.
Oneida defeats Eagleton 14-3.
Oneida is now 2-1 and will host Wartburg Central next Friday.
Eagleton falls to 0-3 and will host West Greene in week four.
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