MAC representatives (Bob Perrotta)

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MAC representatives (Bob Perrotta) - As MAC representatives Beaver Falls, Buffer to...
As MAC representatives Beaver Falls, Buffer to playoffs Beaver Falls Hih was suppose lo be building fur nest season when it began the 1976 football season, tut Instead Ihe Timers aie going lo have a tough act to follow next year. Beaver Kalis upended previously undefeated Butler H-6 last Friday to capture its first Midwcslern Athletic Conference Championship since IW2 The Tijers fuiished with a S-O-l MAC record while Bjller dropped to second with a 9-1-0 mirk. Belli teams will be to the WPIAL Class AAA playofls this weekend, the Tigers as the MAC clumpand Butler as a "wild card" team. In other aclion in the MAC over the weekend New Castle trounced Simon 2BO, Ambridge stopped Blarkhawk 14-7 and Hopeell surprised North Catholic W). Aliq'iippa won a non-conference gimeocer Erie McDowell 14-3. Bob Linray, one of Beaver Falls' few seniors, got (he Tijjers rolling in the second period when he turned a typical of! tackle play into a 94 yard touchdown run. Butler came right back and scored on a one-yard plunge by Tom McPherson, bul the PAT missed and Ihe Tigers still led 7-6. The clincher came was a 59 yard drive by the Tigers Ln the third period as Mark Veon rushed over from three yards oul and Dave Brewer added his second PAT kick. New Castle blanket! 5haron for the fourth straight time Friday night as senior fullback Gerry Parou climaxed his Red Hurricane career with two touchdowns and two two-point conversions. Junior halfback Bob Perrotta locked up the MAC scoring championship with a fourth period' touchdown run. Patoir ran U and one yards while Perrotta BOB PERROTTA . . . tops MAC score is scampered Uire yards. The 'L'anes also scored a safely In the secdnd period. Hopewell ended an eight game losing streak when il surprised North Catholic 2CM) on Saturday. Ambridge's Gene Marchinlt rambled lot two short tDuchdown runs trj lead (he Bridgets past Blackbawk. ( Greg Best scored the Cougars lone TD on a 10 yard pass from Eric Bittlemann. Beavers Falls will go against Pcnn flilis in the WPIAL playoffs opening round. Penn Hills, Beaver Falls and Plum are the lone undefeated teams in Ihe Class AAA ranks Penn Hills represents the Foothills Conference and Plum Is the Keystone Conference champion. Ml. Lebanon In the Western Conference, Highlands in I tie West Penn and South Allegheny in the Big Ten are the ether Class AAA Conference champions Pcrrolla finished with nine touchdowns and four two point conversions to win the MAC individual scoring title while Buller's McPherson finished a close second with 10 touchdowns. Following are the final standings and Ihe individual scoring, which includes only MAC games HlC Wo Bri.rtfLii. Ml 14-1 Bs-lw :n H4 .UMilF?a CZ4 f-U Nt CuU SM tU .mnitr 11 &lltiik ZA4 wHsiW 144 llp"Hi .... I , lit 5U 111 111 Swui 10 PATH h H1TKI FU l"iieiu,NtCiilk ilPk,wj,B.L:w BtUit-BiEln WiAtLm,N.C4Wk ... Vrt. fc.ilil, r..NciOt llaL.Uippi Lidjj , E iw Kili . , .,, P-JlBUB, Kltthi! ... Piljrba, AlnJpa , , IUi. Ba,fLi ... BitiM, Bi2n . Slunfik, AAbridif lluUr, .Lbquppa .UIcrd.AlKUEj ri!ugi.Aaailr Q. Btil, BJjr&bjHl Bttnt.Ztmt Kiili ... i1 It

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  1. New Castle News,
  2. 09 Nov 1976, Tue,
  3. Page 20

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