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Week 3 – Neshannock (2-0) at Sto-Rox (2-0)
Thursday, September 12, 2013

TIME: 7 p.m.

PLACE: Memorial Stadium

LAST 3 MEETINGS
Sept. 14, 2012 – Neshannock, 35-34
Sept. 16, 2011 – Sto-Rox, 43-11
Sept. 17, 2010 – Sto-Rox, 14-0

NOTEWORTHY
-Last year, Sto-Rox jumped out to a 28-7 lead over Neshannock entering the intermission. Then, the Lancers rallied for a 35-34 win behind Alex Welker’s 8-yard touchdown run with 17.9 seconds left in the game.

-The loss last year snapped the Vikings 4 -year run of beginning the season with a 3-0 record.

-On Friday, Neshannock handed Laurel their first loss following their 34-12 win. Eli Owens almost topped 250-yards with 2 TDs. Neshannock’s quarterback Ernie Burkes had 3 TDs (2 rush, 1 pass) including a 76-yard scamper for six points.

-The Lancers have scored exactly 90-points in their first two games in each of the past two seasons.

-This Thursday’s match up is Neshannock’s first road game of the season.

2013 RANKINGS
POINTS SCORED: Sto-Rox, 48.5; Neshannock, 45.0

POINTS ALLOWED: Sto-Rox, 3.0; Neshannock, 9.5

COACHES
Neshannock: Fred Mozzocio, 2nd Season at Neshannock (12-2)

Sto Rox: Dan Bradley

BETWEEN THE HASH MARKS
-5, Neshannock’s current regular season win streak
-8, The Vikings’ current regular season win streak.
-18-0, Sto-Rox home record since September 25, 2009

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