"Every night in the league's like a playoff game. That's going to make us better," Watson added.
Facing the tough teams in the HAC-II such as Central Columbia, Loyalsock, Montoursville and South Williamsport not only will make Warrior Run better, but Southern Columbia, too.
Come playoff time, that tough schedule will benefit both.
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