Back in 1996, Plymouth Whitemarsh High School faced Downingtown in the District 1 Class 4A Football Championship. The Plymouth Whitemarsh Colonials lost the game 39 to 36 and Downingtown would go on to win the state title.
The mid-1990’s were a golden age for Colonial football. The Colonials played in three District 1 Class 4A Championships in three consecutive years (95-97) and won the title in 1995.
Here is some footage from the 1996 game against Downingtown: