Panthers Run Away From Falcons

On a special Thursday night edition of Colonial League football, the Saucon Valley Panthers played host to the visiting Salisbury Falcons.  Both teams entered the contest with 2-1 records and both teams were looking to remain near the top of the league standings.  Only Southern Lehigh is left unbeaten in the league and surely both the Falcons and Panthers wanted to try and keep pace.

Panther Play of the Week: Mahaffey’s Strip Leads To Six

Friday night at Palmerton, the Saucon Valley Panthers found themselves in an early dogfight against the Blue Bombers.  The two teams traded scores and Palmerton was on the prowl for more. With the two teams knotted 14-14 the Bombers were looking to score on their third consecutive possession.  The Panthers were desperately trying  to stop the high-octane Bombers but they weren’t having much luck.  Until,………The strip that led to six! 

Panthers Pound Past Palmerton

On Friday night, the Saucon Valley Panthers hit the road for a Colonial League matchup with the Palmerton Blue Bombers.   Both teams entered the contest with 1-1 records and, for sure, both teams were looking to climb the standings by securing their second win.  The Panthers rebounded with a win against Pen Argyl after a crushing loss to Southern Lehigh.  Palmerton won against Palisades opening night and fell to Southern Lehigh last week. This Friday night in September was a great night for football.

Week 3 Panther Pregame Football Focus: Saucon @ Palmerton

Week #3 of Saucon Valley high school’s football season will continue tonight as the Panthers load the bus for their first away game of the 2019 season and travel to compete against the Palmerton Blue Bombers.  After falling to Southern Lehigh on opening night, Saucon Valley (1-1) bounced back to defeat Pen Argyl last week 24-7.  On Week 1, the Bombers (1-1) flew into Palisades and flattened the Pirates 47-6 before crashing against Southern Lehigh 27-12 during Week 2.  Last year, Saucon Valley hosted the Bombers and came out on top 34-26 in a very physical affair. This contest is shaping up to be another bruising battle.  Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.