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October 18th

Darren Simons qualifies for PIAA State Golf Tourney

October 18, 2010

BLAIRSVILLE - Elk Catholic's Darren Simons was one of the 22 golfers who qualified for the PIAA State Golf Tournament on Monday at the PIAA West Regional Golf Championship, held at Tom's Run Golf Course in Blairsville. The PIAA State Tournament will be held on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 25-26, at the Heritage Hills Golf Resort in York. A practice round will be played on Sunday, Oct. 14.

Brennen tops VBR competition

October 18, 2010

Steve Brennen of Ridgway won top honors at the Ridgway Rifle Club’s long-range Varmint Rest Silhouette competition recently.
Steve established a new range record with a blistering 32 of 40 targets knocked down, including the first 10 in a row on the 900- yard-distant groundhog silhouette.
Although the rain fell and the temperature was chilly, the actual shooting conditions were excellent for much of the match, which drew 48 competitors from four states and Canada.
Other place winners were:

Scholastic Schedule

October 18, 2010

Schedule subject to change without notice.
MONDAY
Girls’ tennis
District 9 team tennis championships. Class AA - St. Marys vs. ECCHS at DuBois Area High School. Bradford vs. DuBois Area at Benzinger Park, postponed, rescheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 19.
TUESDAY
Girls’ tennis
District 9 team tennis championships. Class AA - St. Marys vs. ECCHS at DuBois Area High School, 4 p.m. Bradford vs. DuBois Area at Benzinger Park, 2:30 p.m.
Cross country
Ridgway and Brockway at St. Marys, (Senior Night), 4:15 p.m.
ECCHS at Johnsonburg, 4:30 p.m.
Volleyball

October 17th

Brockway Rovers hand Crusaders 35-14 AML setback

October 17, 2010

The Brockway Rovers remained undefeated on the season at 7-0 as they handed the Elk County Catholic Crusaders their first loss of the season Saturday night by a 35-14 score.
The Allegheny Mountain League South Division contest was played at Dutch Country Stadium before a crowd in the neighborhood of 2,000.
Also in the contest, Brockway’s Derek Buganza set the state passing record. Buganza now has 8,549 yards. Saturday night he was 21 of 29 for 268 yards. The Brockway senior needed 266 yards going into Saturday’s game to break the record.

Lady Elker soccer edges Lady Dutch 3-2 Saturday

October 17, 2010

The Ridgway Lady Elker soccer team edged the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch squad by a 3-2 score Saturday morning in a match played at the SMAHS soccer field.
The Lady Dutch started out on the right foot as they took the early lead, only to see Ridgway tie the game at halftime and get the winner about midway through the second half.
St. Marys got on the board with 32:05 left in the first half as Stephanie Yetzer squeezed one in past the Ridgway keeper as St. Marys took the 1-0 lead.
Ridgway came back and at the 27:03 mark, Rhianon Fowler scored to knot the match at 1-all.

Dutch soccer team closes out regular season with win over Ridgway

October 17, 2010

St. Marys boys' soccer finished its regular season with an 8-1 win over Ridgway Saturday morning at Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School.
This was the regular season finale for the Dutch and St. Marys closed the season with its second victory over Ridgway this season and third overall win in a row.
"We finished strong with three wins in a row," St. Marys head coach Russ Micale said. "We need to keep that and carry it over into the playoffs, whenever that is and whoever we're playing against."

October 16th

DuBois Beavers hand Flying Dutch 41-20 setback

October 16, 2010

The DuBois Area Beavers handed the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen a 41-20 setback on Friday night in a game played at Dutch Country Stadium.
The game was a defensive struggle early on, as neither team scored in the opening quarter. Then DuBois put together a couple of second-period drives to score twice. The Beavers scored once in the third quarter, then in the final period of play when a total of six touchdowns were put on the board, four of them coming within the first four minutes of the period.

ECCHS volleyball team beats Kane 3-1

October 16, 2010

The ECCHS Lady Crusaders volleyball team kept their slate perfect on Thursday evening when they defeated the Kane Area Lady Wolves by a 3-1 score in a match held at the Kane Area High School.
"This was a very good win for our program tonight," said Diane Gies, ECCHS head coach. "Kane has improved, as I knew they would. In the second game, they got up early and we struggled with a defensive answer. Towards the end of that game, we started to gain control of our defense, which got our offense running again."

Scholastic Schedule

October 16, 2010

Schedule subject to change without notice.
MONDAY
Golf
ECC’s Darren Simons at PIAA Western Regional at Tom’s River Golf Course at Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort, Blairsville.
Girls’ tennis
District 9 team tennis championships. Class AA - St. Marys vs. ECCHS at DuBois Area High School, 3:30 p.m. Bradford vs. DuBois Area at Benzinger Park, 2:30 p.m.
Boys’ soccer
ECCHS at Curwensville, 4 p.m.
Girls’ soccer
St. Marys at Punxsutawney, 4 p.m.
Jr. varsity football
Johnsonburg at ECCHS, 4 p.m.
St. Marys at DuBois, 6 p.m.
Jr. high girls’ basketball
Brookville at St. Marys, 4 p.m.
TUESDAY

October 15th

DuBois Beavers hand Flying Dutch 41-20 setback

October 15, 2010

The DuBois Area Beavers handed the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen a 41-20 setback on Friday night in a game played at Dutch Country Stadium.
The game was a defensive struggle early on, as neither team scored in the opening quarter. Then DuBois put together a couple of second-period drives to score twice. The Beavers scored once in the third quarter, then in the final period of play when a total of six touchdowns were put on the board, four of them coming within the first four minutes of the period.

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