The Westmoreland Eagles soared to a 28 to 16 win at home Tuesday night over the visiting DeKalb Saints football team.
The Eagles got on the score board first with 5:33 left in the first quarter on a one yard touch down run. The P.A.T. was no good but the Eagles led 6 to 0. Then with five seconds to go in the first period, Quarterback Aaron Patterson found Braxton Howell on a 58 yard touch down pass play. The two point conversion by Luke Boss was good and the Saints led 8-6 at the end of the opening stanza.
In the second quarter the Eagles would take the lead again with 1:27 left on the clock on a five yard touchdown run. Westmoreland also scored on the two point conversion and took a 14-8 advantage by half time.
In the third period with 1:53 left, the Eagles would add to their lead on a ten yard touchdown run. The P.A.T. was no good but the Eagles built a 20-8 lead heading into the fourth quarter..