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2024 PFN Player Profile: Getting To Know Whitehall DE/FB Justus Miles

June 10, 2024  |  

Justus Miles DE/FB 2025 Jersey 22 5’10 200 Awards won/earned Player of the week/Outstanding defensive lineman X: @JustusMiles51 Coach says “Justus was a disruptive defensive end for us last year. He did a great on, situationally, on the offensive side of the ball. We look forward to seeing Justus take another step this season”. LET’S […]

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2024 PFN Player Profile: Getting to know Marian Catholic OL/DL Aidan Milkovits

June 7, 2024  |  

Aidan Milkovits OL/DL Marian Catholic 2025 Jersey 73 Height and weight 6’1″ 265 Other sports Wrestling Standard Speaker All Area OL/DL Coach says “Aidan is everything you want as a player and leader. He never misses a day of school, workouts, or practice. He’s at the top of his class academically and on the Distinguished […]

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On the GEFA Trail—Williamsport Wildcats. Bonus Coverage—Big 33 High School All Star Game

May 29, 2024  |  

2024 Episode 10. That’s ten straight weeks of spring football for us. But it looks like that streak ends there, as we have no football scheduled for the current week. Last week we doubled up with football on both Saturday and Sunday. The sports week started with Modified racing at the Kutztown Fairgrounds Action Track […]

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Big 33 & East vs. West Video Highlights

May 28, 2024  |  

Big 33 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iv8D3o-Nc6s East vs. West (Large School) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PN1toj4q87U&t=2s East vs. West (Small School) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-w8oAPfzo1A&t=1s

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2024 PFN Player Profile: Getting to know Blue Mountain WR/S Gaige Guers

May 24, 2024  |  

Gaige Guers Wide receiver and strong safety Blue Mountain Class Of 2025 Jersey #11 HT/WT 6-1, 195 500 rec yards 1150 total yards Other sports Track Twitter @GaigeGuers Coach :Gaige is our most experienced player and is a true competitor. He is a weapon on both sides of the ball and can play numerous positions, […]

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On the PSFCA Trail—East/West All Star Games

May 21, 2024  |  

2024 Episode 9. It was indeed another busy sports week for us, but we did manage to include spring football for the ninth week in a row. We started with a Wednesday race rainout at the Kutztown Fairgrounds Action Track USA. But a Thursday NCAA National Tournament double got things back on the right track, […]

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2024 PFN Player Profile: Getting to know North Schuylkill lineman Sander Stokes

May 17, 2024  |  

Sander stokes Right guard North Schuylkill Class Of 2025 Jersey #62 HT/WT 6’3 285 Other sports Wrestling and track All state offensive guard Twitter @StokesSander Coach Hall says: Why do you play football? Because I’ve played it since I’m little and love the game Who is your favorite sports star and WHY? Trent Williams I […]

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2024 PFN Player Profile: Getting To Know Schuylkill Haven LB/RB Niko Carestia

May 13, 2024  |  

    Niko Carestia 2026 Jersey44 Height and weight 5’10” 205 Other sports Wrestling, Track & Field Awards won/earned Dream Team All-Area Running back, Linebacker. 4 T-102 Player of The Game Awards Coach Farr: Strong talented RB/LB @ 5’9″ 200 lbs. rushed for 1,800 sophomore year with 100+ tackles. Great vision and overall strength. Makes […]

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2024 PFN Player Spotlight: Getting to Know Noah Dolbin-Nativity BVM Green Wave WR/FS

May 9, 2024  |  

Noah Dolbin Nativity B.V.M Class Of: 2025 Position(s): WR/FS Jersey Number: 5 Ht: 6’4 – Wt: 190lbs Other Sports: Basketball & Track Notable Awards or Recognitions: Soon to come Offer Sheet: Villanova and Army Twitter: @NoahDolbin81 ————————————– WORDS FROM THE HEAD COACH: Noah is a three year starter and team captain. He plays wide receiver, […]

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2024 PFN Player Spotlight: Getting to Know Carter Troxell-Whitehall Zephyrs LB

May 8, 2024  |  

Carter Troxell Whitehall Coplay High School Class Of: 2025 Position(s): LB Jersey Number: 30 Ht: 6’0 – Wt: 215lbs Other Sports: Track, Powerlifting Notable Awards or Recognitions: First Team All EPC LB Offer Sheet: None at the moment Twitter: @Carter_Troxell ———————————— WORDS FROM THE HEAD COACH: Carter is a 2-way player for us and is […]

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On the GEFA Trail: Wilkes-Barre Warriors, bonus coverage of the Schuylkill/Colonial All-Star Tilt

May 7, 2024  |  

After six straight Saturdays of spring football, our streak was supposed to end this weekend. We had racing at the Chemung Speedrome, NY scheduled for Saturday afternoon, and the Kutztown Fairgrounds Action Track USA on Sunday evening. Throw in racing on Friday night and Sunday afternoon, and it was scheduled to be a 4-0 racing […]

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Live Link to watch the 2024 Schuylkill/Colonial All-Star game!

May 5, 2024  |  

For todays lineups go HERE Kickoff is at 6, pregame show starts at 5:50 pm

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2024 PFN Player Spotlight: Getting to Know Michael Gelatko-Marian Catholic Colts TE/DE/P

May 3, 2024  |  

Michael Gelatko Marian Catholic High School Class Of: 2025 Position(s): TE/DE/P Jersey Number: 10 Ht: 6’4 – Wt: 235lbs Other Sports: Baseball Notable Awards or Recognitions: 2023 PA Sportswriters All-State TE Schuylkill County Football Coaches Association Dream Team TE Standard Speaker All-Area TE/DL Times News All-Area TE Morning Call 2nd team TE Republican Herald First […]

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Lineups for the 2024 Schuylkill/Colonial All-Star Game. Game to be played Sunday May 5 at North Schuylkill, 6pm kick

April 30, 2024  |  

The lineups for the 2024 Schuylkill/Colonial All-Star Game have been released and the teams are LOADED with talent! The game will be played on Sunday May 5 at North Schuylkill high school. Kickoff is slated for 6pm. PFN will broadcast the game live! Watch for further details and link. 2024 Schuylkill Team School Name # […]

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Former Whitehall star Saquon Barkley Breaks the Internet as he returns to PA

March 11, 2024  |  

Star NFL running back Saquon Barkley agreed to terms with the Philadelphia Eagles and lands a 3 year 37.7 million dollar contract. Barkley, having played in PA for both high school at Whitehall and college at Penn State University, is already a fan favorite in the State. With the news breaking that the Eagles let […]

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2024 Interview with Justin Heckert from Whitehall High School

January 16, 2024  |  

Name: Justin Heckert School: Whitehall Class 2027 Positions played: Offensive and Defensive line 2023 was your Freshman year. What were your personal goals heading into the season, and did you achieve those goals? My personal goal was just to improve during the season and try to make as minimal mistakes as possible and improve my […]

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District 12 shines on the PFN Coaches 3A All-State Team

January 4, 2024  |  

The Neumann-Goretti Saints led by HC Albie Crosby advanced to the state quarterfinals before falling short to Dallas. After a great 10-2 season they landed 4 players on the PFN Coaches All-State team. Senior Wideout Khari Reid nabbed 6 over all touchdowns with 5 coming on receptions. He also nabbed 2 interceptions on defense. Senior […]

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Around District 11 with Pam and Guy: Military Bowl

January 3, 2024  |  

We always enjoy feedback from readers at RTRYFBAR@aol.com. Back for our 26th, and final blog of the season, as we have averaged one “PA Football News” blog per every other week for 2023. Between Christmas and New Year’s, we went to the Military Bowl in Annapolis, MD. This was our third time at this particular […]

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Around District 11 with Pam and Guy: 2023 Annual Review

December 28, 2023  |  

2023.25. Guy and Pam wish everyone a peaceful holiday season and Happy New Year! We always enjoy feedback from readers at RTRYFBAR@aol.com. It was another great year for Pam and Guy following local football. We both saw 60 or more games this season, with one more still to follow. Although all games we went to […]

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Pair of Nazareth Blue Eagles sign LOI to become Leopards

December 20, 2023  |  

Early signing day has finally arrived and not one, but TWO Nazareth Blue Eagles have put pen to paper to join the Lafayette football family. Sean Kinney and Mason Kuehner will be continuing their football careers as Leopards in the Patriot League this upcoming fall after stellar careers at Nazareth which culminated in a state […]

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Rosahac signs LOI to continue career at Syracuse

December 20, 2023  |  

Noah Rosahac, the Jim Thorpe Olympians’ All-State DT and consensus 3-star recruit, has put pen to paper today and signed on to play at Syracuse.  Rosahac, the 6’5″ 270lb defensive lineman from Jim Thorpe will join a resurgent class for The Orange who are looking to return to their past success under new head ball coach […]

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Palmerton’s Machalik signs LOI to become a Mountain Hawk

December 20, 2023  |  

Matthew Machalik, the Palmerton Blue Bombers Mr. Everything, signed his LOI today to join a slew of other Pennsylvania talent coming to roost at Lehigh. Aside from Lehigh, he also held offers from Navy and Lafayette.  Machalik, the 2023 Colonial League Offensive MVP, led the Blue Bombers to an undefeated (10-0 ) 2023 regular season […]

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Emmaus’ Mario Landino offically a Hoosier

December 20, 2023  |  

Mario Landino, Emmaus’ star defensive lineman follows head football coach Curt Cignetti and flips commitment from JMU to Indiana.  Up until early December, Landino had firmly been a JMU commit since the end of June.  However, with the departure of Cignetti from Harrisonburg, he re-opened his recruitment and quickly found a new home in Bloomington.  […]

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Tremba signs on to join The Black Knights at Army West Point

December 20, 2023  |  

Parkland running back Trey Tremba signed on the dotted line earlier today to become an official member of the 2024 Army West Point class.  Tremba amassed 3,361 rushing yards, 1,232 receiving yards, and 65 Touchdowns during his time at Parkland and was recently named EPC South Offensive Player of the Year and helped lead the […]

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Around District 11 with Pam and Guy: 2023 All-Snack Bar Team

December 19, 2023  |  

We always enjoy feedback from readers at RTRYFBAR@aol.com. Back by popular demand is our District 11 First Team All Snack Bar for 2023. This column was so very well received in 2021. Since we visited fewer D11 stadiums in 2022, we did a much-truncated version last year, and we were good-naturedly skewered by those looking […]

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Hittin’ The Road With Travelin’ Matt (State Semis & Finals…plus Golf)

December 11, 2023  |  

Each week Travelin’ Matt traverses Pennsylvania attending the hottest high school football games and best match ups in the Commonwealth.  Follow his exploits each week as he documents his journey from Week Zero to the Pennsylvania State Football Finals!   Friday, December 1 3A Northwestern Lehigh (14-0) vs. 3A Wyomissing (12-1)   Friday, December 1 […]

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3A – Northwestern Lehigh v. Belle Vernon (PHOTO GALLERY)

December 9, 2023  |  

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Northwestern Lehigh Tigers Title Run Comes to an End.

December 9, 2023  |  

Defending Champs Belle Vernon Ruin Northwestern Lehigh’s Undefeated Season.   MECHANICSBURG-  Northwestern Lehigh Tigers ran into a buzz-saw Saturday afternoon at Chapman Field at Cumberland Valley High School in the PIAA State 3A Championship in the form of the Belle Vernon Leopards.  The Tigers could only muster 249 yards of total offense and were held to […]

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Belle Vernon vs. Northwestern Lehigh Highlights

December 9, 2023  |  

Belle Vernon vs. Northwestern Lehigh                    

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Belle Vernon v Northwestern Lehigh: LIVE Pregame/Halftime/Postgame report

December 9, 2023  |  

Join our staff for our pregame, halftime and postgame reports. Pregame report at 12:40, Halftime, then Post game immediately after the game!

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