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viking breakaway

The Petersburg High School Vikings traveled to Frankfort last week to face off against the Frankfort Falcons on their home turf.

The game proved a struggle for the Vikings, who ultimately were unable to hold back the Falcons. The Vikings lost the game by 28 points.

This loss was the second for the Vikings in their 2018 season, who had previously picked up a loss against Weir High School, 25-15, on September 28.

Overall, this sets the Vikings at a 4-2 record for the season with three more games left on the regular schedule.

The team has picked up wins against Berkeley Springs High School (43-6), Pendleton County (43-35),

Hampshire High School (35-28) and Philip Barbour High School (41-0).

The team will take on three more local rivals before the season is out, including the Moorefield High School Yellow Jackets this Friday, the Tucker County Mountain Lions at home on Oct. 26 and East Hardy High School Cougars on Nov. 2.


PHS Band
Receiving awards on behalf of the band were Hannah Secrist, Andrew Cosner, Victoria Hansrote, Isaac Nazelrodt, Maddie Coates and Kasanndra Berg.

The Petersburg High School Marching Vikings attended the Mountain State Forest Festival in Elkins, Oct. 6.

The Marching Vikings placed first in their division in the grand feature parade. The PHS colorguard also placed first in the parade in their division.

The Marching Vikings then placed first in their division in the field show competition. The PHS drumline also placed first in their division in field show competition.

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