Piedmont hosts Del Norte First Round NCS Playoffs this Saturday at 7PM
League Championship games are always memorable, but this was one for the history books. Trailing 14-7 at the beginning of the 4th quarter, Piedmont unleashed a fury of big plays to destroy all hopes of an Alameda upset in last week’s WACC League Championship game. For much of the game Alameda committed to a grinding running game to wear down the Highlanders, but Piedmont’s “Darkside Defense” met the challenge and made the Hornet’s earn every inch on the gridiron. When the game entered the 4th quarter, it was Alameda’s huge maulers that started wearing down as Piedmont picked up steam and piled on 28 unanswered points to claim the league title and a gatorade bucket of ice water for Coach Holan.
Check out H. Scott Prosterman’s full Piedmont Post Article here.
When the Highlanders take to the field in 2015, fans will see a new uniform design for the first time since the team brought back the UCLA style shoulder loop design 2006. The new Nike uniforms feature fresh stripes and “Piedmont” down the pant leg, along with the latest in breathable panels and stretch fit materials. The team was due for some new uniforms after wearing the same set of uniforms for the last five years..
Photography by Brian Mahany