Sixth-seeded Pennsbury missed a potential game-tying extra point on Friday with 1 minute, 45 seconds left, and host No. 3 Pennridge escaped with a 28-27 win in the District 1 Class AAAA football quarterfinal.
Pennsbury was down by 28-7 in the third quarter before fighting its way back into the game.Breon Clark punched home a 1-yard touchdown late in the third, and Daquan Mack added another in the fourth.
With less than two minutes remaining, Pennsbury’s Shawn Pepper broke a 44-yard touchdown run, but the extra point failed.
The Falcons recovered an onside kick, but could not score. Pennridge’s Mike Class, Southeast Pennsylvania’s leading rusher, scored his 31st touchdown of the year.