week on Friday Trojan Nation will give statistics and facts on the opponent the Trojans will face. This week the Trojans host
SCHOOL: Richland is a Class AA school located
in suburban Johnstown with a male enrollment of according to the PIAA for the current classification period (2016-18) is 187.
The school’s website is http://www.richlandsd.com/ and their athletic site is http://www.richlandathletics.org/. You can follow them on twitter at https://twitter.com/rhsfootball
COACH: The Rams are coached by Brandon Bailey (16th season,
LAST SEASON: Richland was 3-7 a year ago.
HOME FIELD/STADIUM: F.W. Herlinger Field
Royal Blue and Red
LHAC SECTION AND FUTURE OPPONENTS: Richland
plays in Section 2 along with Johnstown, Bishop McCort, Bedford, Somerset and Richland. Their non-section games are
against Cambria Heights, Penn Cambria, Central Cambria, Forest Hills and Bishop Carroll.
WEEK’S RESULT: Johnstown beat Westmont 39-3 while Richland beat Bedford 31-7.
AGAINST JOHNSTOWN: The Trojans are 13-3 all time against the Rams. JHS has outscored Richland 432-257. Richland’s
average margin of victory in their three wins in the series is 28 while JHS' average margin of victory in their thirteen wins
is 19.92. The average score in the series is 27-16.06 in favor of Johnstown.
MEETING: The Trojans beat the Rams 43-12 a year ago.
FORECAST: It should be 74 degrees at kickoff with a 5% chance of rain. Winds will be from the NNW at 4 MPH.