Great Pennsylvania Teams from The Past
It is with great pleasure that the Pennsylvania Football News welcomes back Hal Wilson, a favorite among the football fans who previously subscribed to the Pennsylvania Football News hard copy newspaper.
Wilson's popular articles featured some of the greatest football teams to play in the Keystone State and he has decided to continue to share his work on the World Wide Web.
In 2008, Wilson was inducted into the Delaware County Hall-of-Fame as a historian, an honor that is truly well deserved.
These articles by Hal Wilson for PA Football News have been written over a ten year period, and we are now including the older stories a few at a time. The eventual total will be at least 60. He has written articles relating to the following teams with more to come.
The teams featured are as follows:
|1919 Pittsburgh Allegheny||1935 Ashland||1952 Aliquippa||1972 Pennsbury|
|1919 Harrisburg Tech||1937 Altoona||1957 Wilkinsburg||1981 Mount Lebanon|
|1920 Greensburg||1938 Kulpmont||1958 Easton||1983 Berwick|
|1923 Lower Merion||1942 Windber||1959 Braddock||1989 Upper St. Clair|
|1923 Washington||1943 Brownsville||1959 Charleroi||1992 Cumberland Valley|
|1924 Lock Haven||1945 Donora||1961 Monessen||1995 Penn Hills|
|1927 Hurst||1947 New Kensington||1965 Uniontown||1996 Dowingtown|
|1928 Harrisburg William Penn||1948 Ridley Township||1967 Harrisburg John Harris||1997 Central Bucks West|
|1931 Clairton||1951 Pittsburgh Westinghouse||1969 Mount Carmel||2003 North Penn|
|1933 Cass Township||1956 Jeannette||1971 Neshaminy|
Click on the team above and that will take you to the article and a look back into a part of Pennsylvania high school football history.
Enjoy a look at the past, football fans. It will be a pleasure!
Rich Vetock - PFN Webmaster