A nook of opportunity was all that was needed and Westerville Central nabbed it to nudge past Upper Arlington 21-20 in an Ohio high school football matchup.

The verdict could've been in doubt thanks to Upper Arlington's finishing flurry, but Westerville Central swerved out of trouble to earn the win in the final quarter.

The Warhawks' control showed as they carried a 14-7 lead into the fourth quarter.

Westerville Central's offense jumped to a 14-0 lead over Upper Arlington at the intermission.

Westerville Central opened with a 7-0 advantage over Upper Arlington through the first quarter.

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