CO-PLAYER OF THE WEEK! (Week 6)

CO-PLAYERS THIS WEEK!

CO-PLAYER OF THE WEEK! (Week 6)

JOSH GIBBONS. Saltsburg. 5-foot-9, 165 –pounds. Junior quarterback.

Ligonier Valley’s John Caldwell and Saltsburg’s Josh Gibbons each passed for more than 400 yards in victories on Friday night. Caldwell threw for 402 yards on 20-for-23 passing and tossed seven touchdown passes, which stands as an area record, in a 67-20 romp over Purchase Line. On the season, Caldwell has passes for 1,151 yards and 21 touchdowns against only two interceptions for the 6-0 Rams. Gibbons threw for 405 yards on 23-for-34 passing and tossed four touchdown passes, including the 20-yard game-winner with only seconds remaining in a 38-33 win over United. That final touchdown pass capped the game-winning 16-play, 94-yard drive.

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PURCHASE LINE —  Saltsburg came into Friday night’s Heritage Conference game against Purchase Line at Barry T. Madill Field riding high. Following a stretch in which they had won two of three games, including an upset win last week over West Shamokin, the Trojans had finally begun to make a …

SALTSBURG — Two nights after a meeting was held to address the future of the Saltsburg football program, the Trojans pulled a major upset.