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So. Lehigh, Bethlehem Catholic advance to District title game

Published On: Nov 09 2013 08:48:09 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 09 2013 09:49:27 PM CST

So. Lehigh, Becahi reach District championship game

Southern Lehigh and Bethlehem Catholic both advanced to next week's District 11 3A championship game thanks to decisive home wins in the semifinals Saturday night.

Top-seeded Southern Lehigh beat No. 4 Pottsville 27-3 behind 137 rushing yards and two touchdowns from quarterback Travis Edmond.

No. 2 Bethlehem Catholic will join the Spartans in the title game, thanks to a 34-6 win over No. 3 Lehighton.

Southern Lehigh, which has lost back-to-back District 11 title games to Central Catholic, will now try to win its first District title ever.

The Spartans will host the Golden Hawks next Saturday for the championship.