Local Sports 11/13/17

PENN STATE COMES IN AT 2 DIFFERNET POSITIONS IN THE WEEKLY FOOTBALL POLLS RELEASED YESTERDAY. THE LIONS ARE 13TH IN THE AP TOP 25 POLL, WHILE THEY ARE 11TH IN THE COACHES POLL. THE PLAYOFF POLL WILL BE RELEASED TOMORROW NIGHT AT 9 PM.

 

PENN STATE MENS AND WOMENS BASKETBALL TEAMS HAVE GOTTEN OFF TO GOOD STARTS. BOTH ARE 2-0 AFTER VICTORIES YESTERDAY. THE MEN BEAT FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON 81-57, WHILE THE WOMEN BEAT DREXEL 84-70. THE WRESTLING TEAM BEAT BUCKNELL BY A 36-6 SCORE AT REC HALL.

 

THE STREAK CONTINUES FOR THE BISHOP GUILFOYLE FOOTBALL TEAM. THE MARAUDERS RACKED UP THEIR 58TH STRAIGHT WIN ON FRIDAY NIGHT WITH A 42-9 VICTORY OVER CLAYSBURG KIMMEL IN THE DISTRICT 6 CLASS 1A QUARTERFINALS. THE MARAUDERS WILL MEET JUNIATA VALLEY THIS FRIDAY NIGHT AT HOLLIDAYSBURG H.S. IN THE SEMI FINALS. A WIN FOR BG WOULD TIE THE SECOND LONGEST WINNING STREAK IN PA. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL HISTORY WITH CENTRAL BUCKS WEST AT 59 IN A ROW.

 

THE BISHOP CARROLL GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TEAM WILL PLAY IN THE STATE CLASS 1A SEMI FINALS TOMORROW. THE LADY HUSKIES WILL TAKE ON MARIAN CATHOLIC AT BIG SPRING HIGH SCHOOL AT 6:30. A WIN WILL SEND CARROLL TO THE STATE FINALS LATER THIS WEEK.