Upper Perk junior Nick Groff drives past a Falcons' defender as he moves towards the basket in Friday night's game at home against Pottsgrove.
Dylan Croissette says the Upper Perkiomen boys basketball teen sent its final two Pioneer Athletic Conference opponents into halftime wondering "what the heck was going on."
"I think both of those teams slept on us," Croissette said.
On Thursday, Jan. 28, the Indians trailed by only six points at halftime against Pope John Paul II. They pulled within one point in the third quarter, only to suffer a 55-49 loss.
The following night, as the team honored its three seniors, the Falcons rallied from a five-point, third-quarter deficit to post a 62-50 win....
The Indians' Jacob Folk works on getting Owen J. Roberts' Ricky McCutchen on his back moments before finishing him off with a pin in the 152-lb. bout of the Jan. 27 match at Upper Perk.
Mike Felix set the tempo of his 170-pound bout Wednesday right from the whistle, scoring a takedown and two sets of near fall points in the first period.
Felix, a senior on Upper Perkiomen's wrestling team, attempted to pin Owen J. Roberts' Micky Kohn by alternating a headlock and an arm bar throughout the entire match.
"Mike is so strong and in such great shape," Indians head coach Sam Walters said. "I've never seen him get tired."...