MEYERSDALE — West Shamokin running back Brendan Mondi rushed for 176 yards and two touchdowns, and the Wolves locked up the No. 6 seed in the District 6 Class 2A playoffs with a 28-0 win over Meyersdale on Friday night in a Heritage Conference-WestPAC crossover game between fourth-place teams.

NuMINE — Homer-Center struck for two touchdowns in the first two minutes Friday night against West Shamokin.

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

NuMINE — United stopped West Shamokin’s two-point conversion attempt in the second overtime to preserve a 38-26 victory in a Heritage Conference football game at Jack E. Boyer Field on Friday night.

BLAIRSVILLE — The Blairsville Bobcats would love to give away their lead in a key statistical category.


Ligonier Valley’s John Caldwell and Aaron Tutino have been named to the 2018 Class 2A Pennsylvania Football Writers All-State Team.

PORTAGE — A couple of its standout players battered and bruised, United entered the fourth quarter of Saturday night’s District 6 Class 1A semifinal-round playoff game looking like it was beyond life support and about ready to put the equipment away until next fall.

ALTOONA — Homer-Center quarterback Ben Schmidt broke the school’s career passing yardage record on Saturday night. The sophomore connected with Cobe Daugherty on a 34-yard pass midway through the first quarter. Two plays later, the Wildcats reached the 50-yard line.

HOMER CITY — The Homer-Center Wildcats kept their home playoff record perfect Friday night at Memorial Field, and they did it without their starting tailback.