A stalwart defense refused to yield as Cincinnati McNicholas shutout Chillicothe Unioto 27-0 in an Ohio high school football matchup.

Vice-grip defense completely blanked both offenses in the final quarter.

The Rockets' authority showed as they carried a 27-0 lead into the fourth quarter.

Cincinnati McNicholas' offense moved to a 14-0 lead over Chillicothe Unioto at halftime.

Cincinnati McNicholas opened with a 7-0 advantage over Chillicothe Unioto through the first quarter.

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