66-game winning streak snapped

BY foxsports • September 21, 2013

The nation's longest active high school football winning streak ended Friday night as Monessen defeated Clairton 42-24 in a matchup of Pennsylvania schools.

The loss ended Clairton's 66-game streak.

Monessen raced to a 28-0 lead and fought off Clairton's comeback attempts.

Clintell Gillaspe finished with 163 yards on 13 carries, 155 receiving yards on three catches and four touchdowns in the victory.

Clairton's streak began on Sept. 9th, 2009, with a win over Monessen. The last loss was against Steelton-Highspire in the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League Class A finals in 2008, and Clairton has won four straight titles since.

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