Crusaders Clobber Panthers

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On Friday night the Saucon Valley Panthers made their way to Bethlehem Township for a rematch with the Notre Dame Crusaders in the opening round of the PIAA District XI 3A Playoffs.  Week #1 Notre Dame was able to hold off Saucon Valley 41-34. This time the stakes were much higher with the District XI title and a possible state championship berth on the line.

Pirates Clip Panthers

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Friday night was Senior Night and the Palisades Pirates (7-2) sailed into Hellertown for a football fight against the struggling Panthers.  Saucon Valley (3-6) had lost five of their last six games while Palisades rattled off five straight victories to build an impressive 7-2 record. Nonetheless, it was “Rivalry Week” and anything could happen.  Last year in a downpour the Panthers won 24-3.

Indians Outlast Panthers

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On Friday night Saucon Valley traveled to Lehighton looking for to capitalize on their homecoming victory from a week ago.  The Panthers were hoping a win at Lehighton’s homecoming would enhance their District XI playoff chances.  Last year, the Panthers defeated the Indians 20-14.