MERCER, Pennsylvania (WKBN) – The Kennedy Catholic football team returned to varsity play Saturday for the first time since 2013, but fell to Mercer, 46-6 at Mercer High School.

The Golden Eagles fought hard but the Mustangs offense proved to be too much in the Week 1 battle.

Mercer led 34-0 at halftime and added two more touchdowns in the second half.

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