Pottsgrove too much for Vikings, wrap up Frontier Division
KING OF PRUSSIA >> The more things change, the more they stay the same.
While the coach and personnel may have changed, the expectations of the Pottsgrove football team don’t.
The undefeated Falcons put Pottsgrove 17, Upper Merion 7 Up next: The Vikings are at Pope John Paul II Saturday. another flag in the sand Friday night with a 17-7 win at Upper Merion to claim their thirdstraight Pioneer Athletic Conference Frontier Division title.
“We did the things necessary to win,” head coach Bill Hawthorne said. “Upper Merion is a good team, but we still have a lot of room for improvement.”
Pottsgrove (4-0 PAC, 8-0 overall) sealed up the division a week early by topping Pope John Paul II and UM and has qualified for the PAC championship game against the winner of next Friday’s Spring-Ford-Perkiomen Valley matchup.
In a matchup between the two leaders of the Frontier Division, defense ruled the game early as the teams combined for just three first downs in the first quarter, but Pottsgrove came out swinging in the second when quarterback Jay Sisko took the
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