Trevor Route stood in the shadows of the uprights. The lights were beaming down, the crowd quieted with all eyes on him.
TOWANDA - The first half of Friday's game was the Noah Huff show as the Towanda quarterback scored three touchdowns and racked up more than 250 yards of total offense in the half.
Michael Ward had 250 yards rushing and three touchdowns to lead Sayre past Montgomery 48-19.
WESTFIELD - Athens, coming off a big win over Wyalusing, hoped to keep their winning ways rolling as they headed to Westfield to face Cowanesque Valley.
BLOOMSBURG - Battling for playoff position with a brutal three-game stretch of conference games to end the season on the horizon, Towanda could ill-afford a loss in Friday's non-conference game at Central Columbia.
TROY - It lived up to all the hype and then some. The undefeated and defending District IV champion Troy Trojans and their powerful ground attack locked horns with the undefeated North Penn Panthers and their vaunted aerial attack last night at Alparon Park.
WYALUSING - Coming from a five game losing streak, the Athens Wildcats were not expected to pull away with a win while on the road versus the Wyalusing Rams.
MONTOMGERY - The Canton Warriors traveled to take on the hosting Montgomery Red Raiders. Canton dominated each aspect of the game as they came out on top, 51-6.
SAYRE - The running game of Muncy proved to be too much for Sayre in a 34-8 Indians win on Friday night.
South Williamsport took a 56-0 lead at the half on their way to a 56-19 win over Cowanesque Valley on Friday night.
Sayre's Michael Ward scored on a 3-yard touchdown run to give the Redskins a 28-21 win over Cowanesque Valley in NTL Small School football action Saturday.
CANTON - The first half of the football season has been trying for Canton as the Warriors have battled a slew of injuries as a season once full of promise has turned into a disappointment so far.
ATHENS - The Towanda Black Knights knew what they would accomplish if they defeated the Athens Wildcats on Saturday afternoon.
WYALUSING - The Wyalusing Rams topped off homecoming night perfectly with a much-earned 31-0 victory over the visiting Danville Ironmen last night at Peterson Stadium.
With star running back Bryce Zaparzynski out Brad Pequignot took center stage in North Penn's 24-7 win over Warrior Run on Friday night.