LIVEBLOG: Southern Columbia vs. Wilmington Area

HERSHEY, Pa. — The Southern Columbia Tigers take on the Wilmington Area Greyhounds at 1 p.m. Friday for the state “AA” football championship.

This is Southern Columbia’s 17th trip to the state football championships, all since 1994.  The Tigers (15 – 0) will be gunning for their second straight state title, third in four years, and ninth overall when they play Wilmington in a rematch of last year’s final. Southern won that game 48 – 0.

Wilmington Area, from western Pennsylvania, has a 14 – 1 record this season.

Southern Columbia scores on 32-yard pass to Gaige Garcia, extra point is good, game tied at 14 – 14

Wilmington scores on 13-yard pass, 2-point conversion is good, Greyhounds lead 14 – 7.