Pirates halt Braves’ season with solid defensive effort


Indian Creek’s defense contained host Greensburg during the first half of Friday’s Class 3A football sectional championship game at Shriver Field.

But the host Pirates turned things around against the Braves after halftime.

Greensburg ran for 194 yards and three touchdowns in the second half to beat Indian Creek 27-19 and claim its first sectional title since 1989.

Senior halfback Elliott Green led the Pirates with 10 rushes for 114 yards and two touchdowns, and junior quarterback Andy Meadows ran for 33 yards and a score.

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