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National Football Championship Recap

National Football Championship Recap

Wyatt Selinko, Staffer

January 23, 2020

The quarterback drops back and takes the snap. The wide receiver gets open, it’s a high throw. The wide receiver makes an amazing catch, the 20… the 10… the 5… TOUCHDOWN! Louisiana State University (better known as LSU) and Clemson played the National College Championship on Monday January...

PAHS Football Season has Come to a Close

PAHS Football Season has Come to a Close

Wyatt Selinko, Staffer

December 5, 2019

The Crimson Tide football team’s season came to an end Friday, November 22. The Tide lost in the State Quarterfinals to Jersey Shore in triple over time. The final score of the game was Jersey Shore 42, Crimson Tide 35. It’s always sad when a season comes to an end. Underclassmen say one last...

Damon Yost- Quaterback of the Crimson Tide

Damon Yost- Quaterback of the Crimson Tide

Ava Jefferson, Staffer

November 25, 2019

     Senior Quarterback, Damon Yost has thrown 2,530 passing yards, including the regular football season and at Districts. He now leads his team in this category as they advance to the first State Final playoff game.       Damon Yost said, “I've been playing football for five years and wh...

We’re Number “Won”- PAHS Football

We’re Number “Won”- PAHS Football

Wyatt Selinko, Staffer

November 21, 2019

The Pottsville Crimson Tide football team has been on a tear this season. They won their last two District playoff games. By succeeding in those games, the Tide secured a spot in the District XI Championship game on November 16th against Allentown Central Catholic. The Tide players were more than...

What is Your “Why”?

Tayla Jones, Contributor

November 20, 2019

Everyone has a “why” for the sport that they play, whether they play it for a specific person or just for personal interest. Unfortunately, not everyone knows their “why”. Knowing your “why” changes how you play the game, and it changes your perspective on how you as a player can do anything. Most...

Prayers for Six

Prayers for Six

Carly Mohl, Staffer

November 1, 2019

A parent’s worst nightmare took place during the football game last Friday night. Jaden Leiby was making a tackle on Pottsville’s Bobby Walchak. As he was running to make the tackle, Leiby crashed into Walchak and was seriously injured. Leiby, who rushed 13 times for 134 yards and 3 touchdowns...

All They Do is Win

All They Do is Win

Wyatt Selinko, Staffer

October 25, 2019

Incredible. That’s the word for the Crimson Tide’s football season. They are on a six game win streak heading into their last game. A win here could mean everything for playoffs.  Pottsville Area High School’s Crimson Tide football team is 8-1 with their only loss coming in overtime to Wyomis...

We Put the Pep in Rally

We Put the Pep in Rally

Ava Jefferson, Wyatt Selinko, Maura McDonald, Staffer

October 11, 2019

     We can’t hide our Tide pride! During a PAHS Pep Rally, the band plays, cheerleaders cheer and the students get pumped up for the football game held later in that day. On Friday September 23, 2019 the District held PASD’s first District-Wide Pep Rally of the year!       Many stude...

Hittin’ The Road

Hittin’ The Road

Wyatt Selinko, Staffer

September 27, 2019

A two hour bus trip may not sound the most pleasing right before a game, but the Crimson Tide had to deal with it. This didn’t stop the players from playing any harder. Freshman Joey Palko said, “I’m excited for the R&J buses and the two hour ride will be a good experience for the team. I fe...

Athletes sign to colleges

Athletes sign to colleges

Alexis Yoder, Editor-in-Chief

May 9, 2019

Seven athletes have made the decision to further their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level. They are seniors Victor Ortiz, Parker Zimerofsky, Josh Hamilton, Patrick Ryan, Samantha Day, Justice Minor and Bryce Dragna.   Victor Ortiz Ortiz will be attending Waynesburg University to...

Fall Sports Recap

Fall Sports Recap

Alexis Yoder, Editor-In-Chief

December 17, 2018

Football Aidan Moran The football team turned in a 6-4 regular season record. This included a win in an overtime thriller against rival Blue Mountain by a score of 41-40 and a convincing 21-7 early season win over a favored Wyomissing team. The first round of District XI playoffs for the boys ...

Senior football players and their inspirational teachers

Senior football players and their inspirational teachers

Alexis Yoder, Editor-In-Chief

November 15, 2018

For the October 26 pep rally, in honor of senior night, senior football players asked the teacher that inspired them the most during their high school career to wear their jersey during the school day.   Parker Zimerofsky (74) Teacher who wore your jersey: Mr. McDonald How has this tea...

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