Altmar-Parish-Williamstown had to travel to play their first game of the season, and the final result was worth the trip. They strolled past Tupper Lake with points to spare on Friday, taking the game 22-6.
Tupper Lake's defeat came about despite a quality game from junior Skyler Pickering, who rushed for 123 yards and 1 touchdown. In fact, with 9 tackles Pickering was a force on both sides of the ball. Additional support came from defensive powerhouse senior Ben Lanthier, who racked up 11 tackles. This was the first game for both teams, giving Altmar-Parish-Williamstown a 1-0 record and starting Tupper Lake off at 0-1.
Altmar-Parish-Williamstown will be staying on the road next week, facing off against Sherburne-Earlville. As for Tupper Lake, they will face off against Morrisville-Eaton.
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