Mt. Vernon broke on top and refused to fold in holding off Delaware Hayes 20-14 in Ohio high school football action on October 16.

The clock were the only thing that stopped the Yellow Jackets, which enjoyed the upper hand in an 8-0 fourth quarter, too.

Delaware Hayes moved a modest margin over Mt. Vernon as both teams headed to make end of the third quarter adjustments.

The Pacers took a 7-6 lead over the Yellow Jackets heading to the intermission locker room.

Neither squad could muster points in the first quarter.

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