Manchester Panthers Team News

NEW FRANKLIN  Coming off a crushing loss to Indian Valley one week ago and trailing 14-0 early in the second quarter, the Manchester Panthers faced a tipping point.

Week 9: Titles, Playoffs & History

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WHEN Friday, 7 p.m.

WHERE France Stadium, New Franklin

RECORDS Tuslaw is 5-3 overall, 3-1 PAC-7; Manchester is 3-5, 3-1.

NEW FRANKLIN  This year’s Indian Valley football team has many strengths. It’s a dominant running team, as is its custom, but it can hit the deep pass, play team defense and utilize its skill players on special teams.

Manchester found that out the hard way Friday night.

GNADENHUTTEN  The Manchester Panthers struck first, but the Indian Valley Braves laughed last in the battle for first place in the PAC-7.

After the visitors scored the game's first touchdown, the host Braves ripped off 41 straight points spanning the first three quarter on their way to a 41-14 win.

Week 8: Home Stretch

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NEW FRANKLIN  Unlike most high school football players, JoJo France knows that having family members yelling instructions to him during games is all part of the script.