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Playing in pink: Football loses to Garnet Valley 27-14


By Abby Bagby and Sadie Chronister, Co-Managing Editor and Staff Reporter

The boys’ varsity football team fell to Garnet Valley 27-14 on Friday during its pinkout theme game.

Conestoga started strong with a touchdown by senior Tommy Costigan in the first quarter. Garnet Valley responded with force, scoring a touchdown in the beginning of the second quarter.

Both teams kept the game close as senior Landon Ross scored another touchdown. Garnet Valley then returned with a touchdown, bringing the score to 14-14 by halftime.

With several interceptions in the second half, Garnet Valley scored another two touchdowns, and the Pioneers lost with a final score of 27-14.

The boys play their next game against Penncrest on Friday, Oct. 20.

Check out some photos from the game below!

Football vs. Garnet Valley 10/13/23

Abby Bagby can be reached at [email protected].

Sadie Chronister can be reached at [email protected].

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Abby Bagby
Abby Bagby, Co-Managing Editor
Abigail Bagby is a senior and the Co-Managing Editor of The Spoke. She has previously served as a Sports Editor and the T/E Life Editor. In addition to her work for The Spoke, she enjoys playing competitive squash, serving as captain of Conestoga's girls' squash team, as well as leading the school's Pillboxes for Patients club and engaging in the Annenberg Symposium. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering in her community, going to Eagles games and running with friends.
Sadie Chronister
Sadie Chronister, Staff Reporter
Sadie Chronister is a freshmen and Staff Reporter for The Spoke. She is excited to begin her career as a student journalist. Outside of The Spoke, Sadie enjoys dancing at Betsy Daily School of Performing Arts and attending Conestoga sports games with her friends.