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Prep football: Mt. Vernon at Pinecrest Academy
Paladins led by strong defense in 1-1 start
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Pinecrest Academy has been led by Matt Walters and the Paladins defense during its 1-1 start to the season. - photo by Bill Brown
The Paladins will run the triple-option for the first time this season after allowing sophomore Jake Mangan to feel comfortable behind center. Although the offense sputtered last week, the defense held strong, forcing 12 tackles for loss and two fumbles.