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Healthier, hardier Portal gets back on track
For the Portal Panthers, there is nowhere to go but up. Last season, the Panthers broke fall camp with just eight players who had been a part of the 2011 squad that nearly won its sub-region. A total lack of experience, small roster size, and an epidemic of injuries paved the way for nine straight losses before the Panthers pulled out their lone win in the season finale.