Latest Williams Valley News

  • Video Highlights: Tri-Valley 14, Williams Valley 0
    Tri-Valley’s Levi Murray returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown Friday night at Viking Stadium and the Bulldogs’ defense did the rest en route to a rain-soaked 14-0 victory against rival Williams Valley. The Bulldogs shutout their opponent for the third straight week and sixth time of the season. View our video highlights from the […]
  • Schuylkill League News and Notes
    Must-win situation for Tri-Valley  While Jeff Sampson’s Tri-Valley outfit (4-1, 1-0) received little or no resistance last weekend from Colonial-Schuylkill Blue playmate Marian Catholic, the Bulldogs’ next league adversary should provide a much-larger challenge. Since Nativity (4-2, 2-0) is making the journey to the Hegins-Valley View Metroplex, make your reservations now for some hamburgers and […]
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    Vikings looking to sustain early momentum With its ground game humming behind sophomore feature back Alex Achenbach — 400-plus rushing yards and four running touchdowns the past two weeks in wins over Pine Grove and Schuylkill haven — unbeaten Williams Valley (3-0) will try to make it four straight when the Vikings visit Minersville. Junior […]
  • Schuylkill League News and Notes
    They may play in different divisions these days — instead of the Twin Valley Conference and/or Tri-Valley League — but that doesn’t mean Tri-Valley (2-0) and Pine Grove (0-2) plan to take it easy on one another.
  • Video Highlights: Williams Valley vs. Pine Grove
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    Neighboring rivals Williams Valley, Pine Grove square off While reigning District 11 Class 1A co-champion Williams Valley (1-0) needed to rely on its aggressive defensive unit to squeeze past Mahanoy Area 6-0, Pine Grove (0-1) flashed plenty of D before tumbling to Northern Lebanon 13-7. So, we’re probably in for a 42-41 thriller decided at […]
  • 2021 Preview: Williams Valley Vikings
    : Although Williams Valley has unleashed some potent attacks during the Tim Savage Era, the 2021 Vikings may be just as powerful even if the formula is somewhat different than some earlier squads.
  • Preseason HS Football Rankings
    Class 6A — 2020 Record — Previous rank  1. St. Joseph’s Prep (12) — 6-0 — 1                               2. Pittsburgh C.C. (7) — 6-2 — 6                                   3. Archbishop Wood (12) — 3-4 — NR                                     4. Central York (3) — 10-1 — 2                                     5. North Penn (1) — 4-1 — NR                                                  6. Emmaus (11) — 5-1 — NR                             […]
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    By Michael Bullock:  Williams Valley, Tri-Valley share District 11-A crown A COVID -19 flare-up caused the District 11 Class 1A championship game between Williams Valley and Tri-Valley to be put on hold and not played on Nov. 13. But now the continuation of that outbreak caused that title contest to be scrapped entirely. As a […]
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    By Michael Bullock:  Williams Valley and Tri-Valley hoping to battle: For the fourth consecutive postseason, Williams Valley (8-1) and Tri-Valley (5-1) are hoping to duke it out in a backyard scrap that will double as the District 11 Class 1A title game. Right now, however, this match-up is postponed. More information on the status of […]
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    By Michael Bullock:  1. Tri-Valley ready to get going … finally: Those passionate football fans that call the Hegins-Valley View Metroplex home figure to be as wound up as possible — given the COVID-19 limitations on those able to watch live — when their beloved Tri-Valley Bulldogs open the 2020 campaign Friday night against Schuylkill 2 […]
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    By Michael Bullock:  1. Hectic pace continues for Williams Valley’s Vikings Playing for the third time in eight days — after spending some time sidelined by a COVID-19 flare-up — Williams Valley (1-1, 1-0 Schuylkill 2) will travel to Saint Clair on Friday night to take on Nativity (2-0, 1-0) in a Schuylkill 2 clash […]
  • News and Notes: Schuylkill League
    By Michael Bullock:  Pine Grove hoping to even early-season mark Following last weekend’s season-opening 36-20 reversal to an explosive Notre Dame-Green Pond side at home, Pine Grove (0-1) will dive into Schuylkill League play Friday night at perennial hammer North Schuylkill (1-0). It’s the same North Schuylkill program that brought an end to the Cardinals’ […]
  • 2020 Preview: Williams Valley Vikings
    By Michael Bullock: Coach: Tim Savage, 9th season (77-23) Classification: 1A 2019 record: 10-3 (7-2 Tri-Valley League) Postseason: Beat Tri-Valley 36-7 in District 11 Class 1A championship; lost to Lackawanna Trail 44-30 in PIAA Class 1A first round.                                           RETURNING LEADERS Passing: Comp-Att, Yards, TDs Bryce Herb: 140-285, 2,688, 37 Rushing: Att-Yards, Avg, TDs Jesse Engle: 37-139, 3.8, 1 Receiving: Rec-Yards, […]