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Heartland Division II
Team W L PF PA Loyalsock (8-4)* 4 1 355 257 Montoursville (10-2) 4 1 336 165 Mount Carmel (7-4) 3 2 260 169 Lewisburg (6-5) 2 3 252 178 Central Columbia (3-7) 2 3 185 198 Hughesville (1-9) 0 5 125 344
*-denotes division champion
Milton shuts down Central Columbia
Faced with a tight game in crunch time last week against Mifflinburg, Milton was unable to hold onto a late lead and ended up dropping a heartbreaker by four points.
- Milton 32, Central Columbia 20
Milton, Central Columbia set for clash
After blowing an 11-point fourth-quarter lead against Mifflinburg last week with four minutes left in the game, Milton coach George Goodwin said his kids are ready to play Central Columbia this week.
Montoursville too much for Central Columbia
Montoursville coach J.C. Keefer told anyone who would listen that his team owed Central Columbia one from last season. Keefer’s Warriors turned it over five times as Central rallied for the 27-17 week two win and eventually went on to the Heartland Athletic Conference Division II championship — one game better than Montoursville.
- Montoursville 41, Central Columbia 0
Central Columbia avoids Week 1 upset at Hughesville
With three straight games scheduled on the road to begin the season and games at District 4 AA title contenders Montoursville and Loyalsock staring at it the next two weeks, Central Columbia could ill-afford a Week 1 loss at Hughesville, a team coming off a 1-9 season and who the Blue Jays defeated 45-7 at home to begin the 2012 season.
Nine local football stars earn all-state nods
LEWISBURG - For the third consecutive season Lewisburg linebacker Brandon Smith headlines the Valley’s contingent on the Pennsylvania Sports Writers All-State Football team.
HAC champions dominate all-star teams
In addition to claiming its first District 4 Class AA title since 1999, Danville also put the most players onto the 2012 Heartland Athletic Conference All-Star team, as selected recently by the league’s head coaches.
High School Football Podcast (2012)
Listen as Daily Item Sports Editor Bill Bowman and Assistant Sports Editor Harold Raker break down every high school football playoff game set for this weekend.
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