ST. MARYS — Cross-town rivals St. Marys and Elk County met for the second time this season Friday night at ECC, and the host Crusaders used a strong fourth quarter push to come away with a 56-43 victory in District 9 League action.
The past decade of girls basketball action in the Tri-County Area produced a mixed bag of results team-wise and ultimately the 2010s may go down as a time period remembered more for the individual players who competed during it than teams that made magical postseason runs.
DuBOIS — As far as “senior moments” go, this one turned out to be a pretty good one –at least for the DuBois Central Catholic High School girls’ basketball team.
There are a lot of sports where teams and athletes from the Tri-County Area — and District 9 as a whole — don’t get the respect they deserve from different parts of the state, but wrestling isn’t one of them.
CLEARFIELD — The DuBois girls swim team secured a first place finish in the Clearfield Arctic Swim Classic with a score of 208 to beat the host Lady Bison by 19 points Saturday at Clearfield High School.
RIDGWAY — Johnsonburg’s Austin Green entered Friday night’s road game against Ridgway needing 11 points to reach the 1,000 career point milestone.
BROOKVILLE — For a team that didn’t score its first points until the 4:39 mark of the first quarter, Friday night’s 70-36 blowout win at home against Punxsutawney wasn’t exactly how it looked early on.
BROCKWAY — Brockway stormed out to a 21-4 lead after the opening quarter on its way to a commanding 64-19 victory over visiting Curwensville Friday night.
The final three classifications of the PAFootballNews.com Coach’s Select All-State Football Teams were unveiled Friday, and seven players from the Tri-County Area garnered honors between Class 2A and 4A.
DuBOIS — The DuBois wrestling team opened the new year with a bang Friday night, putting together a dominant performance from start to finish in a lopsided 51-19 victory against rival St. Marys.