A week after winning its first playoff game in a decade, Archbishop Ryan was no match for mighty Archbishop Wood, falling 35-14 in the Class AAA league title contest.
WHERE: Frankford High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 9:45 a.m. LAST YEAR: First ever meeting on Thanksgiving
WHERE: Abraham Lincoln High School WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. LAST YEAR: Judge, 39-0 JUDGE LEADS SERIES: 35-3-1
Ryan got its first playoff football win since 2004 behind the joint efforts of Samir Bullock and Bobby McDevitt.
READING — Eleven seconds.
By all accounts, Father Judge was hanging in there with one of the state’s best teams.
In Public League Class AAAA football, it’s safe to say there’s been a changing of the guard.
Below is a look at the other Public League football squads that participated in the postseason last weekend (all Catholic League programs had a bye week):
Alex Vo traveled off the beaten path when searching for a sport to excel in, trying anything from ice skating to swimming. Thanks to an assist from her dad, the Nazareth Academy junior fell in love with another non-mainstream sport for young people, and her skills on the tennis court are making a name for herself and her school.
George Washington scored the second chance it was hoping for. A titanic rematch with undefeated Ben Franklin is looming.