HERSHEY, Pa. – Totaling more than 500 yards worth of offense, West Catholic clobbered previously undefeated South Fayette, 50-14, Saturday in a PIAA Class AA state championship game at HersheyPark Stadium.
The Burrs set a record for points scored in a Class AA final. In 2007, Jeanette, led by current Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor, defeated Dunmore, 49-21.
Down by 7-6 at the end of the first quarter, West Catholic (13-2) erupted for 30 points and led, 36-14, at intermission. The Lions, of Distict 7, closed with a 15-1 record.
West Catholic 6 30 8 6 - 50
South Fayette 7 7 0 0 - 14
SF: Z. Challingsworth 8 pass from Brumbaugh (Lee kick)
WC: Williams 81 run (kick blocked)
WC: Strong-Rankin 75 pass from Reid (Kent run)
WC: Reid 7 run (kick failed)
SF: Z. Challingsworth 20 pass from Brumbaugh (Lee kick)
WC: Hollomon 16 run (Lynch pass from Reid)
WC: Strong-Rankin 25 pass from Reid (Kent run)
WC: Williams 4 run (Mathis run)