Homer junior spoils Westhill’s homecoming with five-touchdown night (61 photos)
The Trojans broke a two-game losing streak, defeating Westhill 40-28 on homecoming night.
Westhill initially led 14-0 due to touchdown passes and a rushing score by Eli Welch and Taden Cheste.
Homer coach Gary Podsiedlik attributed the prior losses to mental mistakes.
Alexander Votra scored three first-half touchdowns, helping Homer regain control.
Homer scored 23 unanswered points, taking a 23-14 lead into halftime.
Votra added two more touchdowns in the third quarter, securing a two-possession lead.
Despite Welch's impressive performance, Homer's defense minimized his impact to secure the win.