Manchester Panthers Team News

WHEN  Friday, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE  France Stadium
LAST MEETING  Hawken won in the 1993 playoffs.

When Jim France tells his football players something, they believe it.

A résumé that includes more than 40 years coaching with almost 350 victories gives the Manchester High School head coach that credibility. So when France told his 0-2 team it could be something special still, the Panthers believed.

Times-Reporter staff report

Indian Valley earned five spots on the first team as the Principals Athletic Conference announced its all-league football selections recently. Brady Byers, Jake Davis, Brandon Fox, Logan Ridgway and Logan Ryan were all first-team picks for Indian Valley.

Division I
Games scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday
Region 1

8 Mayfield (6-4) at 1 Lakewood St. Edward (10-0)
7 Austintown-Fitch (9-1) at 2 Cle. St. Ignatius (9-1)

Here's what you need to know entering Week 10 of the high school football season:

TIME  7 p.m.
SITE  Royals Stadium
RECORDS  Manchester 6-3, 5-1; CVCA 5-4, 4-2

COLUMBUS  A big win by Massillon last week put the Tigers on top of their region, while Marlington remains on top of its region despite losing its first game of the year.

The Manchester Panthers were able to pull off a 25-20 victory during their senior night against the Fairless Falcons at James R. France Stadium.
The Panthers put their first six points on the board after a seven-play drive brought them into the Falcons’ red zone at the beginning of the second quarter.


Here's what you need to know entering Week 9 of the high school football season: