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Heartbreak Ridge

The first game played at Neshaminy’s new field, called the “Neshaminy Athletic Field” or “Playwicki Field”, was in 1956. In 1965 Dick Dougherty of the Courier-Times refers to Neshaminy’s football field as “Heartbreak Ridge”. It was appropriately renamed as Harry E. Franks Stadium in 1985. LED lights were installed in July of 2015. Neshaminy is the 1st High School field on the East Coast to have these installed

Wall of Fame

The “Wall of Fame” was built to serve as a very public and important display of the many players, coaches and others who have contributed so much to Neshaminy’s football program since its first season of 1928. The statue of Coach John Petercuskie Sr., 1960 - 1965, was dedicated on September 19, 2010. His record was 59-1-5.

Cheer

Our Cheer team. led by Michelle Mazur has a long history of winning Championships. Known for their famous Chant "Everybody do the Redskin Rumble", they raise spirits at every game.

Student Section

Neshaminy has strong student participation and they represent at every game no matter home or away. The Redskin 8 changes each year and leads the student section in vocal support of our players.

Marching Band

Under the direction of Mike Lipton, our Marching Band is second to none. With a new and exciting theme each year, they keep the crowds entertained with their excellance in musical creativity and spot-on precision formations. For video of our fight songs click here

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Time will never dim the Glory of the Neshaminy Redskins...Harry E. Franks

  • "Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there" — Bo Jackson
  • "If you can’t outplay them, outwork them" — Ben Hogan
  • "Champions keep playing until they get it right" — Billy Jean King
  • "Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement" — Matt Biondi
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2017 Season

Please note that this schedule is subject to change. We will update the Homecoming and Senior Night games once received.

UPDATE 2/28/2017: Truman game was moved to Saturday at 1 PM

UPDATE 3/1/2017: Abington game was moved to Thursday at 7 PM

 

Date Day Opponent H/A Time NHS OPP W/L
Aug. 25
Friday
Roman Catholic
Home
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Sept. 1
Friday
Pennridge
Home
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Sept. 8
Friday
DTown West
Home
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Sept. 15
Friday
CR North
Away
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Sept. 23
Saturday
*HS Truman
Home
1:00 PM
 
 
 
Sept. 28
Thursday
Abington
Away
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Oct. 6
Friday
CB South
Away
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Oct. 13
Friday
**Bensalem
Home
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Oct. 20
Friday
CR South
Away
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Oct. 27
Friday
Pennsbury
Away
7:00 PM
 
 
 

 

2017 Season Points
 
 
2017 Season Points Average
 
 
2017 Record
 
 

 

*Homecoming

**Senior Night

Note that the PIAA has new classifications in place which started with the 2016 season. Neshaminy High School football is now Class AAAAAA. Please click here to see the reclassification information including playoff brackets. Schools are listed at the bottom of this file.

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Roll Call of Championship Teams

With time on her hands now that the 2016 season is over, Paula G., our resident Redskin historian, compiled an all time roll call list of championship teams spanning from 1946 to present day. Check it out here. Here you will find detailed information on all the leagues that the team has been associated with and the corresponding years.

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1st Annual Roger Grove Reunion & Golf Classic

Join in on Friday, May 19 at 1 PM - 10 PM at the Jeffersonville Golf Club, an 18-Hole, par 70 public course, located at 2400 W. Main St. Jeffersonville, PA 19403 to honor Coach Roger Grove, former Norristown and Neshaminy football coach. Click here for flyer.

Please consider donating auction items, sponsoring a hole, rounding up a foursome, and enjoying a wonderful dinner reunion to honor Roger and raise funds for scholarships in his name. For more information and to register, click here.

Registration deadline is APRIL 28, 2017.

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Wild Wings Fundraiser

On Sunday June 11th grab some coupons and drop by Bufffalo Wild Wings 2763 Lincoln Highway Langhorne PA to raise money for the Booster Club. This offer is open all day from 11 AM until Midnight so whether you have lunch or dinner, the N Club will receive 10% of your bill to support the Football program. Offer good on dine in or take out.

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2000 Neshaminy Versus North Penn

Here is the October 7th, 2000 Homecoming game against North Penn. Click here for a 2000 Roster and here for a Philadelphia Inquirer news mini-article for this game.

 

10.7.2000

 

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