The Exeter Eagles clinched the Section 2 Championship in the Lancaster-Lebanon League with a 21-17 victory at Manheim Central. Nate Pashley's interception in the end zone with 31 seconds left sealed the win for the undefeated Eagles. Exeter rallied from a 17-7 deficit in the second quarter. Richie Karstien ran for 157 yards and 2TD on 30 carries. The Eagles held Manheim Central to 194 total yards. Aaron Enterline, a 6'2 junior, had a touchdown catch and two interceptions for the (9-1) Barons. He also returned a punt 73 yards for a score.
The Eagles are ranked #2 in the state in Class 5A. We caught up with Exeter standout Joey Schlaffer. The 6'6, 215-pound senior broke free for an incredible 70-yard touchdown run in the second quarter. The Penn State commit added two catches for 49 yards.