WPIAL Class A Roundup: Fort Cherry scores with :02 left for victory

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Matt Heslin's 14-yard touchdown pass to Koltan Kobrys with two seconds remaining in the game propelled Fort Cherry (9-1, 8-1) to a 33-26 Black Hills Conference victory against upset-minded Chartiers-Houston (6-3, 5-3).

The Buccaneers led, 26-25, before the final play. The touchdown catch was the fourth score of the game for Kobrys.

Kobrys entered the game as the second-leading rusher in the WPIAL and added to his total with 201 yards on 20 carries and three touchdowns.

OTHER GAMES

North Catholic 35, Leechburg 14

Jerome Turner scampered from 24 and 9 yards to complete a perfect regular season for the No. 2-ranked Trojans (9-0, 8-0) in a victory against the Blue Devils (2-7, 2-6) in Eastern Conference action.

Neshannock 49, Union 7

Ernie Burkes threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third to lead the Lancers (7-2, 7-1) to a Big Seven Conference win against the Scotties (4-5, 4-4).

Sto-Rox 54, Rochester 7

Lenny Williams moved into fourth place in state history with 96 touchdown passes to lead the No.-1 ranked Vikings (9-0, 8-0) to a Big Seven Conference title with a victory against the Rams (2-7, 2-6). Williams threw for three scores, ran for one and recovered a fumble for another.

Monessen 42, Carlynton 13

Clintell Gillaspie, ranked second in scoring in the WPIAL, rushed for touchdowns of 1, 5 and 17 yards to lead the No. 4-ranked Greyhounds (9-1, 8-1) to a win against the Cougars (4-6, 3-6).

Frazier 54, Mapletown 27

The Commodores (7-2, 6-2) clinched third in the Tri-County South Conference with a victory against the Maples (5-4, 4-4). Charles Manack threw for 180 yards and four touchdowns. Nick Smalick rushed for two touchdowns and caught a 52-yard pass from Manack.

Apollo-Ridge 42, W. Shamokin 15

The Vikings (7-2, 6-2) won the battle for third in the Eastern Conference against the Wolves (6-3, 5-3) behind the arm of Jesse Zelonka, who threw for 280 yards and four touchdowns.

Laurel 28, Shenango 7

Josh Dando hurled three touchdown passes as the Spartans (7-2, 6-2) locked up the third spot in the Big Seven with a victory against the Wildcats (2-7, 1-7).

Avonworth 37, Northgate 0

Moses Giles bulled from 1 yard and rushed 43 yards for another score in the Antelopes' (8-1, 7-1) Eastern Conference win against the Flames (2-7, 2-6).

Avella 55, Bentworth 14

The Eagles (6-3, 5-3) clinched fourth in the Tri-County South Conference with a win against the Bearcats (1-8, 1-7). Nick Kusich rushed for three touchdowns for the Eagles.

Carmichaels 37, West Greene 0

Brandon Lawless hooked up twice with Tyler Aeschbacher to lead the Might Mikes (8-1, 7-1) to a Tri-County South win against the Pioneers (2-8, 2-6).

Brentwood 42, California 14

Kevin Kissel collected his 100th career win and the Spartans (6-4, 6-3) clinched fourth in the Black Hills with a win against the Trojans (4-5, 4-5).

W. Beaver 34, S. S. Beaver 26

The Golden Beavers (5-4, 5-3) survived a scare from the Rams (0-9, 0-8) in the Big Seven.

Beth-Center 46, Vincentian 0

The Bulldogs (9-0) complete a perfect regular season with non-conference victory against Vincentian (3-6).


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