2019 Coverage:

PURCHASE LINE — The Purchase Line Red Dragons will take on the Portage Mustangs on Friday in the District 6 1A quarterfinals, but they might have to do it without one of their own horses.

LIGONIER VALLEY — Ashton Perfetti, Ethan Kishlock, Cole Townsend and Robert Shirley: Some day they will all be answers to a special set of Heritage Conference football trivial pursuit questions.

BLAIRSVILLE — The Blairsville Bobcats left Ernie Widmar Field with the biggest upset of the 2019 Heritage Conference football season, coming back to beat the Homer-Center Wildcats, 22-21, on Friday night.

BLAIRSVILLE — The Blairsville Bobcats didn’t exactly shut down the Northern Cambria Colts’ passing game Friday on Ernie Widmar Field at Memorial Stadium. “Picked” apart might be a better way of putting it, as the Bobcats came away with a 22-12 win.

MARION CENTER — The lights went out at John R. Malino Stadium at exactly 9 p.m. between the third and fourth quarters, delaying the Heritage Conference game between the Marion Center Stingers and the Blairsville Bobcats for 20 minutes.

BLAIRSVILLE — Purchase Line center Matt Gooderham called them powers and skins, but they landed more like jabs, uppercuts and haymakers.

ARMAGH — The mercy rule was supplemented with a mercy agreement Friday night at Thomas J. Madill Field.

Ernie Widmar addressed the crowd Friday evening in Blairsville, where the football field was named in honor of the former longtime coach.

BLAIRSVILLE — Penns Manor quarterback Max Hill and his Blairsville counterpart, Zak Artley, came through with big throws late in the fourth quarter for their respective teams Friday night at Ernie Widmar Field at Memorial Stadium.