FOOTBALL PHOTOS: Celebratory atmosphere for opening victory

Photos by Jason Hawk | Amherst News-Times

Friday nights are just as much about pageantry as they are about football in Amherst. Thousands showed up to see the Comets take the field — and the victory — in the season opener at home, and to see the band, cheerleaders, and flag corps. Among our favorites are the students of the Steele student section, who showed up with body paint and signs ready to cheer for their classmates.

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