2019 Coverage:

SPRING MILLS — Aaron Tobias continued his pursuit of a state record, and the Marion Center Stinger were no match for the quarterback and the Penns Valley Rams in a 48-12 loss in the quarterfinals of the District 5 Class 2A football playoffs on Saturday night.

MARION CENTER — With the playoffs quickly approaching and having not played a close game in quite some time, Marion Center was anticipating a tight game against a tough opponent in Week 10.

MARION CENTER — Marion Center coach Adam Rising couldn’t help but crack a smile when his team scored its third touchdown of Friday night’s game. His reaction was one of sincerity as that third touchdown came with less than four minutes off the clock in the first quarter and before Penns Mano…

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.

MARION CENTER — It was only the first game of the year, but Friday night’s matchup at John R. Malino Stadium felt like an important Week 7 game.