Seneca Valley Knocks Off Hempfield in First Round of WPIAL Playoffs

The Raiders defeat the Spartans by a score of 50-20. Plus, check out our gallery of photos from the game and add your own.

Thanks to Friday’s win over Hempfield, the Seneca Valley football team is heading to the WPIAL AAAA quarterfinals.

In a matchup at NexTier stadium, the Raiders defeated the Spartans by a score of 50-20. The no. 4 seeded Raiders are now 9-1 overall.

Raiders running back Forrest Barnes had standout game Friday with 100 rushing yards, 104 receiving yards and five touchdowns, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 

By the time the second half rolled around, the Raiders led the Spartans 43-0.

Quarterback Jordan Brown also broke a record Friday by passing for more than 5,000 total career yards, making him the all-time leading passer at Seneca Valley, the Trib reports. 

Up next, Seneca Valley will take on No. 5 seed Mt. Lebanon in the quarterfinals. The Blue Devils, who defeated the Butler Golden Tornados Friday by a score of 31-7, are 8-2 overall. 

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