Gameface - - LFC PLAYOFF REPORT - — Joby Fawcett / Staff Writer

When: 7, tonight Where: Har­man-Geist Sta­dium, Ha­zle­ton Last meet­ing: First meet­ing.

Note­wor­thy: The win­ner will ad­vance to the PIAA quar­ter­fi­nals where it plays the win­ner of tonight’s Dis­trict 6 cham­pi­onship game be­tween Ligo­nier Val­ley-Bishop McCort game.

PLAY­ERS TO WATCH Jakkar Ki­nard, RB York Catholic

Break­away run­ning back who av­er­ages 177.5 yards per game and has scored 22 touch­downs for an ex­plo­sive of­fense.

Cory Law­less, DB Dun­more

Had sev­eral key stops against Lake­land’s out­side run­ning game and had an in­ter­cep­tion in the Dis­trict 2 Class 2A fi­nal. Has 24 tack­les this sea­son.


Scout­ing York Catholic: Can pile up the yards quickly in the run­ning game. Both tail­back Jakkar Ki­nard and quar­ter­back Dan Yokemick have run for more than 1,000 yards, while Yokemick has also thrown for 1,188 yards and 18 touch­downs. The of­fense has scored more than 30 points seven times.

Scout­ing Dun­more: Kyle Lasher is the power run­ning game with bursts of speed. He had 192 yards last week, but more im­por­tantly, he had the crit­i­cal yards, which in­cluded an 83 yard run when the Bucks were backed up to their own 6 and a 29-yard run on a third-and-18 from in­side their 10. The line is led by tackle Nick Shoe­maker and guard Jerry Longo.


Dun­more’s Kyle Lasher ran for 192 yards last week.

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