75 Years Ago

Lots of Mud for the Game


November 16, 2023

Herald of Nov. 23, 1948

The Roaring Spring High School’s undefeated Yellow Jacket football squad came through a mud battle Friday night with its colors smeared but its record upheld. The game between the Jackets and Cambria County’s Richland High School ended in a 6-6 tie, the conference title divided between the two teams. A miniature Johnstown Flood turned the Point Stadium into a sea of mud with both teams struggling to pass and run.

Dr. John R. Beery, son of Rev. C.O. Beery of Martinsburg and former high school teacher here, presented a copy of his book, “Current Concepts of Democ...

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