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Jeannette Hawks fall short at National Youth Football Championship

Paul Schofield
| Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, 8:15 p.m.

The Jeannette Hawks 12U midget football team lost to the Georgia Elite all-star team at the National Youth Football Championship tournament Friday in Canton, Ohio.

Playing in the shadows of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Georgia used a strong running game to defeat the Hawks, 26-0. Georgia defeated the Arkansas Dawgs earlier in the day.

Jeannette (12-1) is scheduled to play another game Saturday,

— Paul Schofield

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