TEN YEARS AGO
ST. MARYS — The Brookville wrestling team left St. Marys Tuesday night with a 50-18 victory in a match that was much closer than the final score might indicate.
STRATTANVILLE — Nine of the 11 players who entered the game scored points as the Clarion-Limestone Lions rolled to a 59-35 victory over Karns City on Monday evening at the Lions Den.
BROOKVILLE — Fighting an uphill battle without its injured leading scorer and rebounder, the Brookville Raiders basketball team looked to reverse a Holiday Tournament loss to DuBois.
STRATTANVILLE — For a half, the Clarion-Limestone Lady Lions basketball team hung with Moniteau leading 18-15 at one point. But the Moniteau duo of Andie Arblaster and Kristin Auvil took over in the second half to help the Lady Warriors pull away for a 55-33 victory at the Lions Den Monday night.
CURWENSVILLE — After surviving a showdown at Redbank Valley last Thursday, the Brookville Raiders wrestling team had its way in a rout of Curwensville Thursday night.
CLARION — After starting the season with five home dates out of its first seven games, the Brookville Lady Raiders basketball team is basically on a month-long January road trip.
BROOKVILLE — Putting together two of its best efforts of the season on back-to-back nights, the Brookville Raiders basketball team looked to continue its momentum going into Wednesday night’s home game with Sheffield.
STRATTANVILLE — Building a big lead can be both a blessing and a curse for a coach as Clarion-Limestone head coach Joe Ferguson found as his Lions built a 37-15 lead at halftime and had to fend off a fourth-quarter rally by Redbank Valley in defeating the Bulldogs 62-48 Tuesday night.
JV CHAMPS — The Brookville Raiders junior varsity basketball team won the DuBois Holiday Tournament last Saturday with a 48-29 win over DuBois Central Catholic. David Cable scored 15 points while Jace Miner added 12 points. Griffin Ruhlman and Robert Keth scored six and five points respectiv…
STORIES AND PHOTOS OF THE YEAR — Another busy year brought plenty of storylines and the Jeffersonian Democrat Story of the Year title went to the Brookville Raiders track and field team’s outstanding season that included a second straight District 9 Class 2A team title and four medals at the…
WEST SHAMOKIN — Three players scored in double figures to lead Clarion-Limestone to a 68-53 victory over Karns City to win the title at the West Shamokin Holiday Tournament last Friday night.
Last week’s announcement of this year’s Pennsylvania Sports Writers All-State Football Team yielded four spots for players from the Brookville Raiders and Clarion-Limestone Lions.
BROOKVILLE — Trying to end an early-season slump, the Brookville Lady Raiders basketball team repeated its Christmas Tournament title with a pressure-filled 59-35 win over DuBois Central Catholic Friday night.
DuBOIS — A 1-1 finish at last weekend’s DuBois Holiday Tournament has the Brookville Raiders basketball team heading into the new year with a 4-4 record.
While the Brookville Raiders wrestling team has a break this year over the holidays, all four Brookville and Clarion-Limestone basketball teams are in action this week. Here’s a closer look at all four team schedules:
CLARION — On the college stage, literally, the Brookville Raiders wrestling team rode the strength of six pins and 11 wins in a 53-13 rout of Falconer-Cassadaga Valley, N.Y., last Friday night at Clarion University’s Marwick-Boyd Auditorium.
ST. MARYS — Losing for the second straight time going into the holiday break, the Brookville Lady Raiders dropped a 53-39 District 9 League loss at St. Marys last Friday night.
STRATTANVILLE — Playing without junior Hayden Callen for a second straight game, the Clarion-Limestone Lions were no match for unbeaten Ridgway in a 49-24 loss at home last Friday night.
CLARION — A few days after losing two former Brookville Raiders for the season from its starting lineup, the Clarion University Golden Eagles wrestling team dropped a pair of dual meets.
MILL HALL — Turning in a 10th-place finish at last weekend’s King of the Mountain Tournament at Central Mountain High School, the Brookville Raiders wrestling team put three on the medal stand with top-eight finishes.
HYDE — Just 10 days after dropping a 24-point loss at Brookville in its season-opener, the Clearfield Lady Bison basketball team reversed the score a bit and notched a 57-53 win at home Monday night.
STRATTANVILLE — The North Clarion Wolves served notice to Clarion-Limestone and the rest of the Keystone Shortway Athletic Conference that they are going to be a force to be reckoned with this season as they used a big first-quarter outburst to help pull away for a 79-47 victory Tuesday night.
CLARION — Speed, quickness, and athleticism are three attributes you can’t teach and all three can determine your success on the basketball court. Clarion Area used all three in rolling to a 70-26 victory over Clarion-Limestone Tuesday night.
GROVE CITY — Deion Deas and Hayden Callen combined for 46 of the Clarion-Limestone 56 points as the Lions defeated Ft. Leboeuf 56-39 in the consolation game of the Kiser Tournament in Grove City.
BROOKVILLE — Knocking off the two-time defending tournament champions and dealing North Clarion its first regular-season loss in almost two years, the Brookville Lady Raiders basketball team claimed its first tip-off title in three years with a 47-37 win last Saturday night.
BROOKVILLE — Perhaps Warren’s Griffin Suppa’s half-court buzzer-beating 3-pointer just before halftime was a foreboding sign for the Brookville Raiders.