By Don Seeley
FAIRVIEW VILLAGE — Perkiomen Valley was oh so close to pulling out a
season-opening win against Plymouth-Whitemarsh in front of its home
crowd, while Methacton was just about down and out by halftime of its
season-opener over in Souderton.
By the time the Vikings and Warriors stepped back on the practice field this week, all was forgotten.
helped erase the frustration, disappointment and anger of last Friday
night was knowing who was up next on their respective football
And that would be one another.
The Vikings and
Warriors, who once had a very intense Thanksgiving Day series when they
were part of the Suburban One Conference, renew the now Pioneer Athletic
Conference rivalry Saturday (1 p.m.) at Methacton in the annual Battle
Ax trophy game.
The survivor, of course, gets into the win column.
Even more important, the survivor moves one step ahead of the other
because both teams are expected to contend for a PAC-10 title this
That makes this game as pivotal a league-opener as there’s been in recent years.
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