Tide rolls over Gators in D-9 final

Lori Chase
Port Allegany Reporter Argus
December 2, 2010

Going into last Saturday afternoon’s District 9 Class A championship game in Brockway, Port Allegany knew that to have a shot at upsetting top-seeded Curwensville, they had to find some way to corral Golden Tide star Alex Holland.

Easier said than done.

The junior running back broke loose for first-quarter touchdown runs of 37 and 58 yards to stake Curwensville (11-1) to a lead it would never relinquish, and finished with 298 yards on 42 carries – good enough to break the D-9 single-season rushing record – as the Tide captured their third district title and a berth in the state playoffs with a 37-21 win, ending the Gators’ season at 7-5. Continue reading “Tide rolls over Gators in D-9 final”