PITSBURG – Franklin Monroe hosted a first round Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament soccer contest on Monday against Fairlawn.
It was a battle of the Jets with the home team dominating from start to finish with a 9-0 win over Fairlawn.
It didn’t take long for FM to strike with senior Jacob Shellabarger knocking one in down the middle for one of his four goals on the night.
A few minutes later senior Cade McGlinch got his opportunity, and he found the back of the net as well. McGlinch scored two goals on the night.
Mason Gordon scored the third goal to make it 3-0 at the half.
It was all Franklin Monroe in the second half with two more FM players getting in on the act with Cody Webb and Jarin Young contributing goals as well.
Franklin Monroe improved to 12-5 on the year and will host Carlisle at 7 p.m. Thursday in the second round of the tournament.