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Lions' Roar
September 22nd, 2010

By Matt Nascone
DeKalb Neighbor Newspaper

There has been no shortage of offensive yards for the St. Pius X football team in the opening weeks of the season.

Through the first three weeks of the season, the Golden Lions (3-1) were averaging 394 yards per game. Pius, ranked No. 8 in the GACA Class AAA poll, rushed for 454 yards against No. 7 North Hall Sept. 10 in a 49-8 victory.

Head coach Paul Standard said his team has “grown up” a lot since a 20-12 loss to rival Westminster in week one. The blowout of North Hall was evidence of that fact.

“We really just had a great night,” Standard said. “We executed well, they didn’t and we took advantage of some of their mistakes. I was very pleased with that.”

Read the full article on the DeKalb Neighbor Newspaper website.


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