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Middletown forces six turnovers in fifth consecutive Erie Bell win

By Sean Lynch Section 9 Football Insider Staff MIDDLETOWN — Middletown safety Chris Washington ran to the sideline and gave a fist pump towards the 4,500 people in attendance after his second interception of the game. He almost dropped his most valuable player trophy because his hands were shaking with excitement. The win meant everything …
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Middletown and Port Jervis gearing up for Erie Bell showdown

By Justin Rodriguez Section 9 Football Insider Middletown coach Tim Strenfel briefly stopped a film session with his team earlier this week to deliver a passionate message about this week’s game against rival Port Jervis. Middletown hosts Port Jervis in the famed Erie Bell game at 7 p.m. on Friday night. Both teams enter the …
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Maslanka pep talk leads Warwick in come-from-behind win over Middletown

By Sean Lynch  Section 9 Football Insider Staff WARWICK — Just after the second half kickoff, senior linebacker Rob Maslanka stood on the sidelines yelling that the Wildcats weren’t losing this game. It’s not easy lighting a fire under a team that totaled only 7 points and 26 yards in the first half; but he …
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Change is in the air around Middletown football

By Kevin Gleason Special to Section 9 Football Insider Tim Strenfel gathers his Middletown High football team to the 50-yard line and has a few words for the sweat-drenched group weary from another full day of practice. Strenfel then raises his iPad into the air for a mass viewing of a spin-wheel application that will …
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Steady Warwick keeps on rolling with convincing Class AA quarterfinal win

By Conor Borthwick Section 9 Football Insider Correspondent Warwick is the top-seed in the Section 9 Class AA playoffs and has lost just one game this season, but the Wildcats feel like they are still being overlooked by some fans and opponents. That could all change in the next two weeks and Warwick made a …
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