After falling behind in the first half, the Warhawks (3-5) dominated the 2nd half action only to see their comeback fall a little short at Bexley 18-13 on Monday night.
Trailing 13-2 at intermission, the team displayed tremendous fight up until the final horn to get back in the game.
The defense – led by Stella Carpenter, Ashley Kerscher and goalie Emily Carson – helped lock down Bexley’s high-powered scorers while the offense clawed their way back.
Goal scorers included Bailee Shepherd (5), Gracie Misiuk (3), Kira Shepherd (2) and single tallies from Emma Fantine, Nina Domanik and Lauren Manton.
The Warhawks travel to Olentangy Berlin on Thursday night for JV and Varsity games starting at 5:30.