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Mason Eddinger

Mason Eddinger
Mason covers the Berwick Bulldogs and other teams in the Wyoming Valley Confernce. Sports have been a passion of mine since I was a kid and PFN has helped me expand on those passions.

Bo Orlando announced as 2023 Big 33 Honorary Chairman

March 8, 2023

Berwick Football’s History is rich and runs deep throughout Pennsylvania. But when you ask the general public who is the greatest Berwick Bulldog of all time, many would point to Bo Orlando. After playing nine years in the NFL, Orlando returned to his old stomping grounds in Berwick Pennsylvania. In 2019, Orlando became the Athletic […]

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WVC stars speak on Coaches All-State nominations

December 31, 2022

The Wyoming Valley Conference was well represented in the PA Football News Coaches All-State Team. The Conference brought in 5 players on the first team across 4 schools. The PA Football News Coaches All-State team is especially prestigious as it is voted on by the Coaches themselves. Being nominated on this list shows extreme mutual […]

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Wyomissing Outlasts Danville in a thriller

November 25, 2022

This game is a “Circle it on your calendar” type game, and it lived up to its billing tonight. The 12-0 Wyomissing Spartans traveled to Danville to take on the 12-0 Ironmen. With stars on both sides of the ball, future D-1 players, and two amazing teams, it was sure to be a thriller. The […]

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Wyomissing travels to Danville in battle of Unbeatens

November 24, 2022

  Wyomissing vs Danville 2020, Wyomissing won 44-14 12-0 vs 12-0, what can be better than this? Star Players on both sides of the ball, a QB with over 30 TDs, a WR with over 20TDs, and the #1 player in the entirety of Pennsylvania. It’s safe to say we are in for a treat […]

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Crestwood survives against Valley View in District 2 4A Title game

November 18, 2022

As the snow fell on Crestwood Stadium, it set an amazing backdrop for the district title game. All the way back in week 1, the Comets took down the Cougars 20-7. It is hard to beat a team once, harder to do it twice. The snow falling down played right into Crestwood’s hands. Entering today’s […]

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It All comes down to this: Crestwood takes on Valley View in the District 2 4A Title game (Preview)

November 16, 2022

Many things in life have a tendency to come “full circle”, this matchup between Crestwood and Valley View describes that saying perfectly. On August 26th, these two squads met to kick off their 2022 season. Few to none thought they would be facing off again for the District 2 4A crown. Crestwood had just finished […]

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Crestwood Cruises in Win over Berwick

November 12, 2022

As Rain poured down on the Crestwood Stadium on Friday, both teams had to pivot and play on Saturday afternoon. The big question, what team was able to preserve with the time change and continue with business as usual, today it was Crestwood. The Comets make their motive clear, run the ball and run the […]

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Berwick starts Playoffs strong with win over North Pocono

November 4, 2022

After 10 weeks that, as always, went by so quickly, we enter the PIAA playoffs. The thrill of the playoffs is knowing when walking into the stadium one team’s season will be ended, and the other’s will live another week. Of course, that was the case tonight at historic Crispin Field. On the Visiting North […]

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Hazleton’s stifling defense powers them past Berwick

October 29, 2022

Hazleton QB #14 Tyler Wolfe fights for extra yards against the Berwick Defense The Hazleton cougars entered their Friday night matchup with a impressive 7-2 record. Head Coach Dennis Buchman’s bunch is quite possibly the best team they’ve had in over a decade. From a team that just a few years ago struggled year in […]

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Crestwood runs all over Berwick in big win

October 22, 2022

                    #11 Cole Kakalecik makes diving INT on the pass from Matthew Lonczynski The Crestwood Comets have a straightforward path to win the District 2 4A regular season championship. Beat the Bulldogs at Crispin Field, then close it out against North Pocono at home. They got […]

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Danville flexes their muscles in Win over Berwick

October 15, 2022

                                          #34 Cameron Kiersch Runs down the left sideline for a Danville TD The Danville Ironmen hosted a Berwick team that was red hot after a huge upset win over the Dallas Mountaineers. Danville shot […]

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Berwick Dominates Wyoming Valley West in a feisty game

October 1, 2022

  After a heartbreaking loss to Wilkes-Barre, the Berwick Bulldogs came up on a potential bounce back against the winless Wyoming Valley West Spartans. The Bulldogs did just that and got back to .500 in a game that lived up the rivalry label that’s been put on this game for years. Drey Wilk got the […]

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Berwick Falls short in the 4th, loses to Wilkes barre 35-21

September 24, 2022

After back-to-back wins, the Berwick Bulldogs had dug out of a 0-2 start to get to .500 at 2-2. Their goal this week, finally get a winning record, that did not come to fruition. This is the 3rd meeting all time between Berwick and Wilkes-Barre, and for the first time in the short history Wilkes-Barre […]

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Berwick gets back to even with win over Williamsport

September 17, 2022

The Berwick Bulldogs took care of business to get back to .500, as they took down the Williamsport Millionaires handily. Both teams came in at 1-2, one would leave the game even, the other in the rabbit hole. (no pun intended)   Berwick got off to a hot start as Drey Wilk took 2 quick […]

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Valley View survives against Berwick

September 3, 2022

After a well fought loss to Southern Columbia, the Berwick Bulldawgs looked to rebound against Valley View. After a back and forth battle, in the end the Cougars pulled out a close one. The second of two tough matchups out the gate for Berwick was against the District Champion Valley View Cougars. Coming into this […]

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Tigers flex muscles in 2nd half, beat Dawgs

August 27, 2022

Even though the hometown Bulldawgs came up short, it was nothing short of an unforgettable night at historic Crispin Field.      Berwick Brings Down Braedon Wisloski Berwick up 14-0 @PaFootballNews — Mason Eddinger (@Mason_PFN) August 26, 2022   Under new Head Coach Mike Bennett, the Dawgs had high hopes entering a daunting task against […]

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