Lucas Smith threw for 210 yards and two touchdowns and the Spartans defense remained the best in Southwest Ohio as the Spartans -- ranked No. 2 in Ohio -- improved to 9-0 with a 41-7 victory over the Glen Este Trojans on Senior Night at Spartran Stadium.
The Turpin Spartans have risen to No. 2 in the Ohio Division II Associated Press state football poll. The Spartans are 8-0 heading into Friday's game against Glen Este. The No. 2 ranking is one of the highest ever for a Spartan team.
The Turpin Spartans ran their record to 8-0 with a 38-21 win over rival Anderson Friday, clinching a playoff berth for the Spartans and building momentum for the post-season.
The Turpin Spartans cruised to their seventh win of the season Friday with a 23-8 win over Withrow, setting up a big game Friday between the Spartans at Anderson. Turpin is 7-0 this season and 4-0 in the ECC; Anderson is right begind them at 3-1.