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January 22, 2018

Cougars escape near disaster

Charleroi’s Hunter Perry stretches for the pylon on an 18-yard touchdown run in the third quarter against Beth-Center.

By Jeremy Sellew

jsellew@yourmvi.com

What nearly ended in disaster turned into a night of celebration for Charleroi.

The Cougars clinched a home playoff game and upended rival Beth-Center, 49-44, in a back-and-forth nailbiter Friday at Myron Pottios Stadium.

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