Making the Grade: Cedar Cliff vs. Red Land

By Andy Shay:

4th Down Magazine

Big plays were the order of business Friday night at West Shore Stadium when sister schools Red Land and Cedar Cliff squared off.

The first half featured more than 450 combined total yards of offense and four of the six touchdowns scored covered 41 or more yards.


5 Games to Watch in the Mid-Penn Conference

By 4th Down Staff:

4th Down Magazine

As Mid-Penn football teams dive into division play, and Tri-Valley League programs continue their run, here’s a closer look at some of the top games to watch in Week 4.


W1nning 4 his father: Tommy Kirchhoff and best friend Bobby Whalen carrying on Kirchhoff legacy

By Geoff Morrow

The Sentinel

It wasn’t their finest juncture, but it would be unwise to judge the Kirchhoffs from this indubitably human moment:

Tom Kirchhoff, confined to his electric wheelchair by the effects of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, was unhooked and exiting the family van as wife Staci and son Tommy began walking toward the house.