High School Sports

Scholastic Football Preview: Philipsburg-Osceola (1-2) at Tyrone (2-1)

Time: 7 p.m.

Coaches: P-O — Jeff Vroman, 12th season; T — Steve Guthoff

Last meeting: T—60; P-O— 7 last season at P-O

Key players: P-O — Curtis Matsko, QB; T —James Oliver, RB

The skinny: After losing 13-straight games, Philipsburg-Osceola broke out in a big way against Bellefonte last week, whipping the Red Raiders 52-14.

The Mounties finished with 310 yards and six touchdowns on 33 carries for 9.39 per attempt.

Quarterback Curtis Matsko added 158 yards on 9-for-12 passing.

Running back Dustin Shuey rushed eight times for 149 yards and three scores.

However, the challenge this week will be much different against senior James Oliver and Tyrone.

Through three games Oliver has 336 yards and six touchdowns on 45 carries.

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