Submitted by Provencal School
The 2021 season for the Provencal Panther football team is off to a great start. After working hard in the spring and enduring grueling summer workouts, the Panthers were eager to play this fall.
The start of the season was delayed one week after the cancellation of the jamboree. On Sept. 2, the Panthers finally got the see the field. They travelled to NJH to play two quarters against NJH and two quarters against Lab/Magnet. The Panthers defeated NJH 20-0 and Lab/Magnet 32-16.
On Sept. 7, the Panthers met up with Lab/Magnet at St. Mary’s field. Provencal came out of this contest with a 30-6 win. On Sept. 16, the Panthers made the drive to Lakeview to take on the Gators. The result of this game was a 36-22 victory for the Panthers. In their last game Sept. 23, the Panthers went to St. Mary’s for a battle of undefeated teams. The Panthers came out on top with a 46-14 win to improve to 5-0 on the season.
The Panthers have two more regular season games. They travel to Lakeview Sept. 30 to face Lab/Magnet at 7 p.m. then will play Lakeview at NJH at 7 p.m. Oct. 7.
The season will conclude with a championship game at NSU’s Turpin Stadium. The date and time are pending.