A nook of opportunity was all that was needed and Massillon Tuslaw nabbed it to nudge past Zoarville Tuscarawas Valley 48-42 on October 16 in Ohio football action.

The verdict could've been in doubt thanks to the Trojans' finishing flurry, but the Mustangs swerved out of trouble to earn the win in the fourth quarter.

Neither offense could get untracked in fruitless second and third quarters.

The first quarter gave the Mustangs a 14-7 lead over the Trojans.

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