Norwin PAL football opens with sweep of Plum
Norwin Police Athletic League's youth football teams began their season on the weekend Aug. 11 by sweeping Plum on the road.
The Midgets (12- and 13-year-old) won their contest, 30-6.
Eric Sico scored twice for Norwin, while Chris Zona and Matt Lamanti both had a rushing touchdown. Lamanti completed a two-point conversion pass to Noah Stampo, while Zona and Javon Thrift also scored two-point conversions.
The Mighty Mites (10- and 11-year-old) recorded a shutout, 28-0, and did not allow a first down in the entire game.
Owen Sable scored twice for the Knights, and Billy Kerston and Jack Salopek also found the end zone for Norwin.
The Termites (7- to 9-year-old) played the game of the day, as they won, 6-0, in triple overtime.
Conner Christman scored the only touchdown of the game in the third overtime, while Chase Kranitz led the Knights defense in tackles.
Aaron Schmook had the game-winning fumble recovery, while Hayden O'Bryon, Jacob Klingensmith and Garrett Craze also were strong on the Norwin defense.
The PAL flag football (5- and 6-year-old) team also won its opening game against Plum.
The offense was led by Logan Mamie and Ty Turkowski, who each had a pair of touchdowns, and A.J. Hewitt, who had one score.
Noah Minto led the defense with four flags pulled.
Norwin's PAL football teams host Steel Valley at 1 p.m. Sunday.
- Submitted information
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments â either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.