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After rallying past Plano, PESH takes aim at Hawks

by | Nov 10, 2016 | Sports

By Greg Ford
Sports Editor
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PLANO — The Panthers concluded the regular season in exciting fashion last Friday, defeating Plano 40-39 on a last-second touchdown and two-point conversion.

That win, which took place at John Clark Stadium, left them at 6-4 overall and 5-2 in District 6-6A, and propels them into the postseason date at Hebron this Friday. They’ll face the District 5-6A representative in a Class 6A, Region I, Div. I bi-district contest.

Hebron lost 52-34 in the regular-season finale to Southlake Carroll; the latter will host Wylie, another 6-6A representative, in Div. II bi-district action on Friday. In other first-round games, Allen hosts Euless Trinity in a Div. I matchup, while Denton Guyer hosts Byron Nelson in Div. II competition.
(To view the entire article, check out the Nov. 10 edition of the Murphy Monitor or go to https://www.etypeservices.com/Murphy%20MonitorID247/default.aspx)

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