CD East Has Very High Expectations, FNF 2022 Preview

Harrisburg, PA (WHTM) — Lance Deane’s first year under the regime at Central Dauphin East was a success for everyone — except the Panthers’ new head coach.

The former defensive back for Bishop McDevitt who helped Steel High win a state championship as a defensive coordinator felt like CD East left a few goals on the table in his freshman year, and now the expectations of the second year are very high.

Last year

The Panthers finished 7-4 overall and 5-2 in Mid Penn, falling in the first round of the playoffs to Hempfield.

Complete interviews

Below, you can see the full Friday Night Football interviews with Central Dauphin East head coach Lance Deane, senior offensive/defensive tackle Vincent Carroll and senior quarterback/wide receiver/safety Terrence Jackson-Copney. .

Friday Night Football returns for its 26th season on abc27. Launched in 1997 by longtime abc27 athletic director Gregg Mace, FNF was the first of its kind in Central PA.

In 2018, the show was expanded to 45 minutes of highlights, analysis and reactions. It remains the longest-running 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. every Friday night on TV or on the web on our Watch Live page. Allie Berube, Nick Petraccione, Jared Phillips and John Repetz break down the region’s best games, bring you closer to the action and give you comprehensive insight into the Mid Penn Conference, Lancaster-Lebanon League and YAIAA every week.

Jack L. Goldstein