A battle of 3-1 teams in Week 5 and of course, only one could exit with the W. Lampeter-Strasburg looked to be that team that improves to 4-1 with an opening drive TD to make it 7-0. Northern Lebanon looking to respond but the pass was intercepted by Jonathan Mellinger for an easy pick-six to make it 14-0. The Pioneers would give up a safety but would also respond with two touchdowns in under 60 seconds before the half to make it 28-2 at the whistle and 42-2 at the end.
Friday Night Football returns for its 25th season on abc27. Started in 1997 by longtime abc27 Sports Director Gregg Mace, FNF was the first of its kind in Central PA.
Back in 2018, the show was expanded to 45 minutes of highlights, analysis and reaction. It remains the longest show in the Midstate highlighting high school football for thirteen weeks of the season.
You can watch abc27 Friday Night Football starting at 11:15 p.m. each Friday night on television, or on the web on our Watch Live page. Damon Turbitt, Allie Berube, Logan Reever and John Repetz break down the best games in the area, bring you closer to the action and give you a comprehensive look at the Mid Penn Conference, Lancaster-Lebanon League and YAIAA each week.