Ripic named to all-state football team.

December 23, 2011 The Review

After losing all-state player Cody Miller to graduation after last season, the Towanda Black Knights knew they were going to need some new people to step up this year.

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Towanda football inducts five into HOF.

December 15, 2011 The Review

The Towanda Football Hall of Fame recently inducted five members: Bob Chamberlain, Pat Griffin, Scott Dunn, Jake Kapson and Steve Vischansky.

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Tioga's Bennett headlines All-Region team.

December 13, 2011 The Review

It was one for the record books in Waverly and Tioga this football season. Both squads made it to the state semi-finals, the furthest in school history.

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North Penn's Stiner heads NTL coach's large school all-star list.

December 2, 2011 The Review

After leading the NTL in rushing with over 1,500 yards on the season, North Penn's Skye Stiner is the NTL coaches' large school all-star player of the year.

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Bloomsburg tops Towanda.

November 19, 2011 Rich Rogers

TOWANDA - After winning 35-20 in last week's first round playoff game, the Black Knights found themselves on the losing end of the same score last night as their season came to an end at the hands of the Bloomsburg Panthers, 35-20.

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North Penn wins in overtime.

November 19, 2011 Terry Pruyne

BLOSSBURG - There are games, moments, or single plays that define a team. With a 36-38 win in overtime over Tamaqua, North Penn might have used all three to define their team and season. And they earned the Eastern Conference Championship.

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Lewisburg tops Athens.

November 12, 2011 Nate Brown

ATHENS - Lewisburg dominated all aspects of the game as they out played Athens both offensively and defensively during the opening round of the 2011 District 4 AA tournament. The Green Dragons had success both throwing and running the football. Camden Cassells, quarterback of the Green Dragons, went 4-8 passing for 98 yards and two touchdowns. Lewisburg ran for 346 yards on the ground against the struggling Athens' defense. Jared Liano led the rushing attack for the Green Dragons as he carried the ball 12 times for 77 yards and a touchdown. The Green Dragons would win the game, 35-7.

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Warriors fall to Line Mountain 38-0.

November 12, 2011 The Review

A 21-point second quarter doomed Canton as they fell to Line Mountain 38-0 in Class A, District Four football action Friday.

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Sayre falls to Southern Columbia.

November 12, 2011 The Review

CATAWISSA R.R. - Sayre's first return trip to the District 4 playoffs since the early 90's didn't go in their favor as they fell to Southern Columbia 55-7 Friday.

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Towanda advances in district playoffs.

November 12, 2011 Rich Rogers

TOWANDA - For 24 minutes, the number 7 seed Danville Ironmen took control and a 13-0 lead over the Black Knights in their District IV first round playoff game. But the combination of winning tradition, great half time adjustments and never-say-die-attitude allowed the Knights to turn the tables completely and come away with a 35-20 win.

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North Penn tops Hughesville in Eastern Conference playoffs.

November 12, 2011 Terry Pruyne

BLOSSBURG - With the snow falling and temperatures dropping, North Penn turned up the heat on Hughesville and did the Island Park thing. While other local teams failed to win or even score, the Panthers lit up the scoreboard with 48-21 win over Hughesville to advance to the Eastern Conference finals.

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Canton retains the Old Shoe.

November 5, 2011 Rich Rogers

TROY - As the old adage says, "If the shoe fits-wear it." For the Warriors, it's a perfect fit for the sixth straight year, as Canton defeated Troy in the 57th version of the "Old Shoe Classic" last night at Alparon Park.

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Knights capture bronze over Wyalusing, 41-6.

November 5, 2011 Rick Vargason

The Towanda Black Knights snared the Bronze Helmet for the tenth straight season over the Wyalusing Rams Friday night by cruising to a 41-6 victory. For Towanda Coach Craig Dawsey he was pleased with his team's effort but he was outspoken when it came to the mistakes on the field, "we were able to win today, but the mistakes - the fumbles, the turnovers, the penalties - those are going to hurt you next week when good teams come to play. It's been a cyclical run for us against them (Wyalusing.) Before they got us a number of years now it's been our turn."

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Athens keeps Rusty Rail.

November 5, 2011 Nate Brown

SAYRE - The Redskins played host to their cross-town rivals, the Wildcats of Athens, in Friday night's Rusty Rail game. The result followed the trend of the previous ten games as Athens has won their 11th straight Rusty Rail game starting back in 2001. The Redskins have set their own trend. From 2001-2008, the Wildcats had blown Sayre out of the water, but the past three years, including last night's matchup, have all been close games.

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Mounties end season on high note.

November 5, 2011 Matt Beltz

MONTGOMERY - At the end of a football season, when two teams have little or nothing to play for in terms of the postseason, it's usually a toss-up as to how either team will play. Friday's South Williamsport-Montgomery season finale featured two teams that appeared out of contention for a game next week.

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