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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 11

   August 18, 2014 12:47 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 11 days until the start of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29. Number of the day: 11 That’s the number of seasons District 10 is about to begin since it implemented region play. Before 2004, D-10 consisted of leagues and…

 

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Mercyhurst runner claims Mayor’s Cup

   August 18, 2014 12:30 am    0

Sebastian Curtin’s final season with Mercyhurst Prep’s cross country program doesn’t officially begin until Labor Day weekend. That’s when the Lakers’ star senior will try to repeat as the varsity boys champion at the 41st annual McDowell Invitational. However, nothing stopped Curtin from entering, and then winning, Sunday morning’s UPMC/Hamot 10K Mayor’s Cup Race. The…

 

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Mercyhurst runner claims Mayor's Cup

   August 18, 2014 12:30 am    0

Sebastian Curtin’s final season with Mercyhurst Prep’s cross country program doesn’t officially begin until Labor Day weekend. That’s when the Lakers’ star senior will try to repeat as the varsity boys champion at the 41st annual McDowell Invitational. However, nothing stopped Curtin from entering, and then winning, Sunday morning’s UPMC/Hamot 10K Mayor’s Cup Race. The…

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 12

   August 17, 2014 12:05 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 12 days until the opening night of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29. Number of the day: 12 That’s the number of touchdown receptions Oil City graduate Ben Koyack had for the Oilers in 2010. His 1,031 receiving yards that…

 

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General McLane football video preview

   August 16, 2014 1:51 pm    0

  The General McLane football team advanced to the District 10 Class AAA championship game for the second consecutive year in 2013. However, the Lancers have moved up to Class AAAA for the next two seasons. That sets up a title showdown between McLane and McDowell for the next two seasons. Watch the preview video…

 

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Fort LeBoeuf football video preview

   August 16, 2014 11:48 am    0

Fort LeBoeuf made the District 10 playoffs with a seven-win season in 2013. The Bison have a lot of skill-position players returning from that team. Watch the Fort LeBoeuf preview video, above, and read the Bison’s Summer Huddle preview.

 

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Kickoff magazine now on sale at Country Fair

   August 16, 2014 11:25 am    0

The 2014 Kickoff magazine is now on sale at all Country Fair locations in northwestern Pennsylvania. The Erie Times-News produced three covers this year, featuring McDowell, Northwestern and Hickory players. Be sure to pick one up for $5 now at Country Fair. Or collect all three.

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 13

   August 16, 2014 12:58 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 13 days until the start of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29: Number of the day: 13 That’s the number of seconds left in the fourth quarter when Girard’s Bryan Divido scored against Sharon in last season’s District 10 Class…

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 14

   August 15, 2014 12:39 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 14 days until the opening night of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29. Number of the day: 14 That’s the number of yards per catch Tyler Bittner averaged with the Franklin Knights. He graduated in 2008 with a career total…

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 15

   August 14, 2014 12:46 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 15 days until the opening night of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29. Number of the day: 15 That’s the number of points Cathedral Prep scored when it beat McDowell in the 2007 District 10 Class AAAA championship game at…

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 16

   August 13, 2014 12:13 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 16 days until the start of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29: Number of the day: 16 That’s the number of receptions Oil City graduate Logan Lantz recorded in the Oilers’ 41-29 home victory over Eisenhower on Oct. 17, 2008….

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 17

   August 12, 2014 12:12 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 17 days until the opening night of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29. Number of the day: 17 That’s the current number of years the PIAA has strictly held its four championship games at Hersheypark Stadium. The state playoffs started…

 

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Villa runner rolls to iRock 5K title

   August 11, 2014 12:36 am    0

Grace Trucilla, a senior-to-be at Villa Maria Academy, easily won the women’s overall title during Sunday’s iRock Fitness Charity 5K Run-Walk. The event was held on the streets of the Frontier Park neighborhood. Trucilla crossed the finish line in 18 minutes, 56.60 seconds. She was the race’s only female entrant who was timed in less…

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 18

   August 11, 2014 12:19 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 18 days until the opening night of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29. Number of the day: 18 That’s the number of pass attempts Greenville quarterback Nick Gentile had in the Trojans’ game at Northwestern on Oct. 7, 2011. Gentile…

 

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Varsity Kickoff Countdown: 19

   August 10, 2014 12:26 am    0

Varsity Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the Varsity blog. It’s 19 days until the start of the high school football season on Friday, Aug. 29: Number of the day: 19 That’s the number of District 10 championships Cathedral Prep has won since postseason play began in 1985. Division tournaments (I, II and III)…

 

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