By Arron Hustead
Missourian Sports Writer
A back-and-forth battle went the way of Wentzville Liberty in Week 5.
The Eagles (3-2, 1-1) held on at home for a 20-7 victory against Washington (2-3, 0-2) Friday.
After leading 6-0 at the half, Liberty scored a pair of touchdowns in the fourth quarter to overcome the Blue Jays.
Washington gained one score on a seven-yard quarterback keeper by Bryce Kazmaier on the first possession of the third quarter.
A second score on a 70-yard run by Nate Busch was negated by a holding penalty.
Be sure to check the Wednesday edition of The Missourian for more details.
Washington - 0+0+7+0 = 7
Liberty - 0+6+0+14 = 20
LIB - Tyler Cotton 20 pass from Donavan Arrington (kick failed), 1:12
WAS - Bryce Kazmaier 7 run (Blaine Straatmann kick), 5:00
LIB - Arrington 1 run (Arrington pass), 11:30
LIB - Ben Adelsberger 3 run (kick failed), 2:00