November 09, 2009
Marple Newtown will make its second PIAA District One playoff appearance on Friday, November 13 at Owen J. Roberts. The Tigers, who last made it to the playoffs in 2006, are the sixth seed, while the Wildcats earned the third seed.
Owen J. Roberts features a strong rushing attack led by 2,000-yard rusher Ryan Brumfield. The Wildcats only loss of the season came at the hands of top-seeded Pottsgrove, winners of the Pioneer Athletic Conference at 10-0.
The Tigers Radio Network crew will be providing expanded coverage of the matchup this week on the Eye of the Tigers blog andwww.MarpleNewtownFootball.com.
For directions to Wildcat Stadium, click here. The address for the high school is: 981 Ridge Road, Pottstown, PA 19465.
The District One Class AAA bracket is as follows:
(8) Upper Moreland at (1) Pottsgrove
(5) Upper Perkiomen at (4) Bayard Rustin
(6) Marple Newtown at (3) Owen J. Roberts
(7) Academy Park at (2) Interboro