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The Freedom (Bethlehem, PA) varsity football team won Friday's home conference game against Bethlehem Catholic (Bethlehem, PA) by a score of 24-21.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Bethlehem Catholic777021
Freedom7100724
Final score provided by B. Ptashinski.
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Game Story

Pennsylvania High School Football - Freedom nips Bethlehem Catholic

August 30, 2019: Bethlehem, PA 18020

In Friday's league match, the host Freedom Patriots football squad scored a close 24-21 victory over the Bethlehem Catholic Hawks.

With the triumph, Freedom improves its record to 2-0 on the campaign. The Patriots travel to Parkland (Allentown, PA) to battle the Trojans in a Eastern Pennsylvania - South test on Friday, September 6. The Trojans come into the test with a record of 2-0. Parkland won 14-8 in their recent league test against Allentown Central Catholic (Allentown, PA)

With the loss, Bethlehem Catholic drops to 1-1 on the campaign. The Hawks travel to Liberty (Bethlehem, PA) to battle the Hurricanes in a Eastern Pennsylvania - South test on Friday, September 6. The Hurricanes come into the test with a record of 2-0. Liberty won 20-0 in their recent non-league test against Pocono Mountain East (Swiftwater, PA)

Brian PtashinskiHawks Reporter
Santos MartinezPatriots Reporter
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  1. Check In

    The scorer has checked in.
    Posted @ 6:17p
  2. Game Attendance

    Attendance At least 1,000
    Posted @ 6:17p
  3. Field Conditions

    Field Conditions Dry
    Posted @ 6:17p
  4. Weather Conditions

    Weather Conditions Fair
    Posted @ 6:17p
  5. 0 - 0

    Start of Game

    Bethlehem Catholic1st Quarter
    Bethlehem Catholic kicking off to Freedom.
    Posted @ 7:05p
  6. 0 - 0

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Freedom1st Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic kicked off to Freedom. Freedom has the ball on their own 39-yard line. BCHS 0, Freedom 0
    Posted @ 7:07p
  7. 0 - 0

    Punt

    Bethlehem Catholic1st Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Freedom has punted to Bethlehem Catholic. Bethlehem Catholic has the ball on their own 20-yard line. BCHS 0, Freedom 0
    Posted @ 7:12p
  8. 6 - 0

    Rushing Touchdown

    Bethlehem Catholic1st Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic - #8 Tavion Banks with a 8 Yd Rushing TD. BCHS 6, Freedom 0
    Posted @ 7:20p
  9. 7 - 0

    Made Point After

    Bethlehem Catholic1st Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic - #86 Anthony Barczynski PAT Good. BCHS 7, Freedom 0
    Posted @ 7:20p
  10. 7 - 6

    Passing Touchdown

    Freedom1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Freedom - 53 Yd pass completed for a TD. BCHS 7, Freedom 6
    Posted @ 7:25p
  11. 7 - 7

    Made Point After

    Freedom1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Freedom - PAT Good. BCHS 7, Freedom 7
    Posted @ 7:25p
  12. 7 - 7

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Bethlehem Catholic1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Freedom kicked off to Bethlehem Catholic. Bethlehem Catholic has the ball on their own 20-yard line. BCHS 7, Freedom 7
    Posted @ 7:26p
  13. 7 - 7

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    BCHS 7, Freedom 7
    Posted @ 7:34p
  14. 13 - 7

    Rushing Touchdown

    Bethlehem Catholic2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic - #8 Tavion Banks with a 2 Yd Rushing TD. BCHS 13, Freedom 7
    Posted @ 7:39p
  15. 14 - 7

    Made Point After

    Bethlehem Catholic2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic - #86 Anthony Barczynski PAT Good. BCHS 14, Freedom 7
    Posted @ 7:39p
  16. 14 - 7

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Freedom2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic kicked off to Freedom. Freedom has the ball on their own 36-yard line. BCHS 14, Freedom 7
    Posted @ 7:42p
  17. 14 - 10

    Field Goal

    Freedom2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Freedom - #1 kicks a 25 Yd Field Goal. BCHS 14, Freedom 10
    Posted @ 7:47p
  18. 14 - 10

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Bethlehem Catholic2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Freedom kicked off to Bethlehem Catholic. Bethlehem Catholic has the ball on their own 21-yard line. BCHS 14, Freedom 10
    Posted @ 7:50p
  19. 14 - 10

    Punt

    Freedom2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic has punted to Freedom. Freedom has the ball on their own 38-yard line. BCHS 14, Freedom 10
    Posted @ 7:57p
  20. 14 - 16

    Rushing Touchdown

    Freedom2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Freedom - #23 Jalen Stewart with a 8 Yd Rushing TD. BCHS 14, Freedom 16
    Posted @ 8:04p
  21. 14 - 17

    Made Point After

    Freedom2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Freedom - #1 PAT Good. BCHS 14, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:04p
  22. 14 - 17

    Halftime

    Halftime
    BCHS 14, Freedom 17
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 8:07p
  23. 14 - 17

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Freedom3rd Quarter
    Freedom to kick off to Bethlehem Catholic.
    Posted @ 8:25p
  24. 14 - 17

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Bethlehem Catholic3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Freedom kicked off to Bethlehem Catholic. Bethlehem Catholic has the ball on their own 20-yard line. BCHS 14, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:25p
  25. 14 - 17

    Red Zone Alert

    Bethlehem Catholic3rd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic is inside Freedom's 20. BCHS 14, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:30p
  26. 20 - 17

    Rushing Touchdown

    Bethlehem Catholic3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic - #8 Tavion Banks with a 4 Yd Rushing TD. BCHS 20, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:34p
  27. 21 - 17

    Made Point After

    Bethlehem Catholic3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic - #86 Anthony Barczynski PAT Good. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:34p
  28. 21 - 17

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Freedom3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic kicked off to Freedom. Freedom has the ball on their own 40-yard line. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:37p
  29. 21 - 17

    Turnover on Downs

    Bethlehem Catholic3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Freedom has turned possession over on downs. Bethlehem Catholic has the ball on their own 39-yard line. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:45p
  30. 21 - 17

    Interception

    Freedom3rd Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Freedom intercepts a Bethlehem Catholic pass and has the ball on their own 33-yard line. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:48p
  31. 21 - 17

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:52p
  32. 21 - 17

    Turnover on Downs

    Bethlehem Catholic4th Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Freedom has turned possession over on downs. Bethlehem Catholic has the ball on their own 20-yard line. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 8:58p
  33. 21 - 17

    Turnover on Downs

    Freedom4th Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Bethlehem Catholic has turned possession over on downs. Freedom has the ball on their own 17-yard line. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 9:07p
  34. 21 - 17

    Red Zone Alert

    Freedom4th Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Freedom is inside Bethlehem Catholic's 20. BCHS 21, Freedom 17
    Posted @ 9:12p
  35. 21 - 23

    Rushing Touchdown

    Freedom4th Quarter Under a minute
    Freedom - #8 Jared Jenkins with a 1 Yd Rushing TD. BCHS 21, Freedom 23
    Posted @ 9:17p
  36. 21 - 24

    Made Point After

    Freedom4th Quarter Under a minute
    Freedom - #1 PAT Good. BCHS 21, Freedom 24
    Posted @ 9:17p
  37. 21 - 24

    End of Game

    Final
    BCHS 21, Freedom 24
    Posted @ 9:21p

Highlight Videos

Players of the Game

Bethlehem Catholic (19-20)

Congratulations to #8 Tavion Banks (offensive), #40 Clayton Basile (defensive) and #20 Ian Kish (special teams) for being selected the Bethlehem Catholic Football Players of the Game.

Freedom (19-20)

Freedom has not selected any Players of the Game.
  1. E. Sanchez

    are they playing at liberty tonight?
    Posted @ 7:07p

Scoretracker Providers

Brian PtashinskiHawks Reporter
Santos MartinezPatriots Reporter

Matchup Video

Rankings & Records

Bethlehem Catholic (19-20)

NationalPAClass
3,11810617
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
7-54-44-12-31-1.583.500320206

Freedom (19-20)

NationalPAClass
1,7025924
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
10-27-13-26-01-0.833.875447261

Team Scoring Averages

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Bethlehem Catholic
9.48.93.84.826.7
Freedom
11.310.38.05.337.3

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Team Stat Comparison

Bethlehem CatholicFreedom
36.0Rushing Yards Per Game-
15.1Passing Yards Per Game-
51.1Total Yards Per Game-
6.1Tackles Per Game-
0.3Sacks Per Game-
6.0Points Per Game-

Team Leaders

Bethlehem CatholicFreedomNational Avg.
#8 Tavion Banks122.0Rushing Yards Per Game
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20.7
#17 Jared Richardson121.0Passing Yards Per Game
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49.4
#8 Tavion Banks122.0Total Yards Per Game
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36.4
#4 Brandon Lysick8.0Tackles Per Game
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2.8
#40 Clayton Basile1.0Sacks Per Game
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0.2
#8 Tavion Banks24.0Points Per Game
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2.4

Record Breakdown

Bethlehem Catholic (19-20)

Freedom (19-20)

7-5
Overall
10-2
4-4
League
7-1
2-0
Non-League
2-0
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
4-3
Common Opponent
7-2
4-1
Home
3-2
2-3
Away
6-0
1-1
Neutral
1-0
1-1
Playoff
1-1
7-5
In-State
10-2
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0